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Worldwide Mobilisations: Class Struggles and Urban Commoning

Kalb, Don and Mollona, Massimiliano, eds. 2018. Worldwide Mobilisations: Class Struggles and Urban Commoning. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 9781785339066 [Edited Book]

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The past decades have seen significant urban insurrections worldwide, and this volume analyzes some of them from an anthropological perspective; it argues that transformations of urban class relationships must be approached in a way that is both globally informed and deeply embedded in local and popular histories, and contends that every case of urban mobilization should be understood against its precise context in the global capitalist transformation. The book examines cases of mobilization across the globe, and employs a Marxian class framework, open to the diverse and multi-scalar dynamics of urban politics, especially struggles for spatial justice.

Item Type:

Edited Book

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Anthropology

Date:

31 June 2018

Item ID:

27093

Date Deposited:

15 Nov 2019 16:03

Last Modified:

15 Nov 2019 16:03

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/27093

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