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The world in Brooklyn gentrification, immigration, and ethnic politics in a global city

Judith N DeSena

c2012

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  • Title:
    The world in Brooklyn gentrification, immigration, and ethnic politics in a global city
  • Author: Judith N DeSena
  • Description: Contents; Figures; Tables; Chapter 01. Introduction; Chapter 02. Mapping a Changing Brooklyn, Mapping a Changing World; Chapter 03. Forgetting Poverty in Brooklyn and the United States; Chapter 04. Gentrification in Everyday Life in Brooklyn; Chapter 05. "Williamsburg Walks"; Chapter 06. The Environmental Injustice of Green Gentrification; Chapter 07. Rezoning Coney Island; Chapter 08. The Gowanus Canal; Chapter 09. Striving for Sustainability on the Urban Waterfront; Chapter 10. Riding the Bus in Brooklyn; Chapter 11. Brooklyn and Belleville
    Chapter 12. Constructing an Oppositional CommunityChapter 13. An Ethnography of Local Politics in a Brooklyn Caribbean Community; Chapter 14. The Dual Roles of Brighton Beach; Chapter 15. Hood Politics; Chapter 16. Revising Canarsie; Index; About the Contributors
    The World in Brooklyn: Gentrification, Immigration, and Ethnic Politics in a Global City, is a collection of scholarly papers which analyze demographic, social, political, and economic trends that are occurring in Brooklyn. Brooklyn, as the context, reflects global forces.
  • Publication Date: c2012
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books
  • Format: 1 online resource (431 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-280-65900-9;ISBN 9786613635938;ISBN 0-7391-6671-9
  • Subjects: Community development -- New York (State) -- New York; Gentrification -- New York (State) -- New York; Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Economic conditions; Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations; Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Social conditions; Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.); Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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