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Title: Towards a theory of gentrination: global capital flows and the reshaping of the global semi-periphery. The cases of Greece and Brazil
Authors: Vradis, Antonis
Keywords: Neil Smith
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: © Routledge
Citation: VRADIS, A., 2017. Towards a theory of gentrination: global capital flows and the reshaping of the global semi-periphery. The cases of Greece and Brazil. IN: Albet, A. and Benach, N. (eds). Gentrification as a Global Strategy: Neil Smith and Beyond. London: Routledge, pp. 66-73.
Abstract: This book pays homage to Neil Smith’s ideas, offering a critical approach and rich collection of insights that draw on Smith’s work for inspiration and debate. With interdisciplinary and international contributions from leading experts, the book demonstrates the impact of Smith’s ideas on understanding the role of urbanization in general and gentrification, in particulate, in contemporary society. The book demonstrates how gentrification varies significantly from city to city, across different cultural and political-economic regimes, and in terms of the timing of urban transformations. This collection provides a forum for debate for those working in urban regeneration and citizenship, and those directly affected by the processes and problems arising from gentrification. It will be of interest students and scholars in urban geography, urban sociology, cultural studies, and wider social and urban theories.
Description: This book chapter is closed access until 8th August 2019.
Version: Accepted for publication
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/24453
Publisher Link: https://www.routledge.com/Gentrification-as-a-Global-Strategy-Neil-Smith-and-Beyond/Albet-Benach/p/book/9781138234253
ISBN: 9781138234253
Appears in Collections:Closed Access (Geography and Environment)

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