Vol 9 – No 1 – May 2019

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Table of Contents

Tianzifang: The Dilemma of Urban Renovation at the Turn of the XXI Century
Florence Padovani

The Politics of Access to Potable Water in a Marginalized Neighbourhood of Cochabamba, Bolivia
Jorge David Mantilla

Formalities and Informalities Through Community Policy Forums (CFPS) and Social Networks in an Era of Transformational Politics in South Africa
Anand Singh

The Strategic Use of Heritage Representations: The Small Towns of Podlasie Province
Luďa Klusáková, Halina Parafianowicz, Marlena Brzozowska

Fabricating a Steel City: An Ethnography of the Illawarra Steel Industry
Jesse Negro

Urban Restructuring in Rio de Janeiro: Creative Economy and New Perspectives of Development
João Luiz De Figueiredo, João Grand Junior, Silvia Borges Corrêa

Book Reviews
Paul Chatterton, 2018. Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto of Real Change.
London: Pluto Press
by Sujeet Kumar

Judith Noemi Freidenberg. 2016. Contemporary Conversations on Immigration
in the United States: The View from Prince George’s County, Maryland.
Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books
by Jerome Krase

Erica Robb Larkins. 2015. The Spectacular Favela: Violence in Modern Brazil. University of California Press
by Joseph Jay Sosa

Ugo Rossi. 2017. Cities Under Capitalism. Cambridge: Polity Press
by Jason Luger

A.K. Sandoval-Strausz and Nancy H. Kwak (eds) 2018. Making Cities Global:
The Transnational Turn in Urban History.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press
by Robert Beauregard

Francesco Vecchio. 2015. Asylum Seeking and the Global City.
Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge
by Jerome Krase

Corine Vedrine. 2019. The Spirit of Capitalism According to the Michelin Company
New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
by Manos Spyridakis

Film Reviews
Out on the Street. Directed by Jasmina Metwaly and Philip Rizk.
by Cristiana Strava

É o que guardo dele (It’s what I keep from him). Directed by Hugo Menezes, Iomana Rocha.
by Izabella Maria da Silva Medeiros