Doing global urban research / edited by John Harrison & Michael Hoyler. - xvi, 240 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Chapter 1: Making sense of the global urban / John Harrison and Michael Hoyler -- Chapter 2: Visualizing the planetary urban / Nikos Katsikis -- Chapter 3: Exploring the World City Network / Peter J. Taylor and Ben Derudder -- Chapter 4: Analysing cities as networks / Zachary P. Neal -- Chapter 5: Examining global urban policy mobilities / Cristina Temenos and Kevin Ward -- Chapter 6: Tracking the global urbanists / Donald McNeill and Andrea Pollio -- Chapter 7: Engaging with global urban governance / Michele Acuto -- Chapter 8: Evaluating global urban sustainability / John Lauermann -- Chapter 9: Scrutinizing global mega-events / Christopher Gaffney, Sven Daniel Wolfe and Martin Müller -- Chapter 10: Studying global gentrifications / Hyun Bang Shin -- Chapter 11: Researching the global right to the city / David Wachsmuth -- Chapter 12: Constructing global suburbia, one critical theory at a time / Roger Keil -- Chapter 13: Comparative ethnographic urban research / Tim Bunnell -- Chapter 14: Doing longitudinal urban research / Katherine V. Gough -- Chapter 15: Historical approaches to researching the global urban / Mariana Dantas and Emma Hart -- Chapter 16: Advancing global urban research / Michael Hoyler and John Harrison.

1473978572 (paperback) 9781473978577 (paperback) 1473978564 (hardback) 9781473978560 (hardback)

2017950860


Cities and towns--Research--Methodology.
Cities and towns--Study and teaching.
Cities and towns--Research--Methodology.
Cities and towns--Study and teaching.
Stadtforschung
Stadtentwicklung
Forschungsmethode

HT110 / .D65 2018

307.7607 HAR / 012797
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