Materiality and Affect in an African City

Simone, AbdouMaliq. 2011. Materiality and Affect in an African City. In: Gary Bridge and Sophie Watson, eds. The New Blackwell Companion to the City. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 357-366. ISBN 978-1118655306 [Book Section]

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This book considers the state of the city and contemporaryurbanisation from a range of intellectual and international perspectives.
The most interdisciplinary collection of its kind
Provides a contemporary update on urban thinking that builds onwell established debates in the field
Uses the city to explore economic, social, cultural,environmental and political issues more broadly
Includes contributions from non Western perspectives and cities

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Sociology > Centre for Study of Invention and Social Process (CSISP) [2003-2015]



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05 Oct 2015 12:34

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