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Urban studies / edited by Sujata Patel and Kushal Deb ; [contributors, Adrian Peace ... et al.].

Contributor(s): Patel, Sujata | Deb, Kushal.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Oxford in India readings in sociology and social anthropology.New Delhi : Oxford University Press, c2006Description: x, 486 p. ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780198062523 (pbk.); 0198062524.Subject(s): Urbanization -- India | Sociology, Urban -- India | Cities and towns -- IndiaDDC classification: 307.760954 URB.A Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
SECTION I - THE CONTEMPORARY URBAN PROCESS; 1. THE COLONIAL BUNGALOW-COMPOUND COMPLEX IN INDIA: A STUDY IN THE CULTURAL USE OF SPACE (ANTHONY D. KING); 2. URBANIZATION IN INDIA: PATTERNS AND EMERGING POLICY ISSUES (RAKESH MOHAN); 3. DUALISTIC LABOUR SYSTEM? A CRITIQUE OF THE 'INFORMAL SECTOR' CONCEPT (JAN BREMAN); 4. REFORMS, RESTRUCTURING AND THE THIRD WORLD CITY (ATIYA HABEEB KIDWAI); 5. TIME FOR WORK AND LABOUR (JIM MASSELOS); SECTION II - THE INDIAN METROPOLIS; 6. STRUCTURED INEQUALITIES IN A NORTH INDIAN CITY (ADRIAN PEACE); 7. CAPITAL, THE STATE, AND PETTY TRADING IN CALCUTTA (NANDINI DASGUPTA); 8. THE WORKING POOR AND THE LABOUR ARISTOCRACY IN A SOUTH INDIAN CITY: A DESCRIPTIVE AND ANALYTICAL ACCOUNT (JOHN HARISS); 9. DILAPIDATION AND SLUM FORMATION (RATNA NAIDU); 10. TOWN PLANNING, PUBLIC HEALTH AND DELHI'S URBAN POOR: A HISTORICAL VIEW (RITU PRIYA); SECTION III - URBAN SPACE, THE STATE, POLITICS AND COLLECTIVE ACTION; ; 11. BOMBAY AND MUMBAI: IDENTITIES, POLITICS, AND POPULISM (SUJATA PATEL); 12. ECONOMY AND CIVIC AUTHORITY IN SURAT (GHANSHYAM SHAH); 13. URBAN CONQUEST OF OUTER DELHI: BENEFICIARIES, INTERMEDIARIES AND VICTIMS: THE CASE OF THE MEHRAULI COUNTRYSIDE (ANITA SONI); 14. CITY CONFLICTS AND COMMUNAL POLITICS: AHMEDABAD 1985-86 (SUJATA PATEL); 15. THE CASE OF HYDERABAD CITY (KUSHAL DEB); SECTION IV - URBAN CULTURE; 16. NINETEENTH CENTURY CALCUTTA: FOLK CULTURE (SUMANTO BANERJEE); 17. DINING OUT IN BOMBAY/MUMBAI: AN EXPLORATION OF AN INDIAN CITY'S PUBLIC CULTURE (FRANK F. CONLON); 18. CONSUMING UTOPIA (FILM WATCHING IN TAMIL NADU (SARA DICKEY); 19. THE FIGURE OF THE BOMBAY TAPORI: LANGUAGE, GESTURE AND THE CINEMATIC CITY (RANJANI MAZUMDAR); 20. 'YOU CAN BE LONELY IN A CROWD': THE PRODUCTION OF SAFETY IN MUMBAI (SHILPA PHADKE); NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
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SECTION I - THE CONTEMPORARY URBAN PROCESS; 1. THE COLONIAL BUNGALOW-COMPOUND COMPLEX IN INDIA: A STUDY IN THE CULTURAL USE OF SPACE (ANTHONY D. KING); 2. URBANIZATION IN INDIA: PATTERNS AND EMERGING POLICY ISSUES (RAKESH MOHAN); 3. DUALISTIC LABOUR SYSTEM? A CRITIQUE OF THE 'INFORMAL SECTOR' CONCEPT (JAN BREMAN); 4. REFORMS, RESTRUCTURING AND THE THIRD WORLD CITY (ATIYA HABEEB KIDWAI); 5. TIME FOR WORK AND LABOUR (JIM MASSELOS); SECTION II - THE INDIAN METROPOLIS; 6. STRUCTURED INEQUALITIES IN A NORTH INDIAN CITY (ADRIAN PEACE); 7. CAPITAL, THE STATE, AND PETTY TRADING IN CALCUTTA (NANDINI DASGUPTA); 8. THE WORKING POOR AND THE LABOUR ARISTOCRACY IN A SOUTH INDIAN CITY: A DESCRIPTIVE AND ANALYTICAL ACCOUNT (JOHN HARISS); 9. DILAPIDATION AND SLUM FORMATION (RATNA NAIDU); 10. TOWN PLANNING, PUBLIC HEALTH AND DELHI'S URBAN POOR: A HISTORICAL VIEW (RITU PRIYA); SECTION III - URBAN SPACE, THE STATE, POLITICS AND COLLECTIVE ACTION; ; 11. BOMBAY AND MUMBAI: IDENTITIES, POLITICS, AND POPULISM (SUJATA PATEL); 12. ECONOMY AND CIVIC AUTHORITY IN SURAT (GHANSHYAM SHAH); 13. URBAN CONQUEST OF OUTER DELHI: BENEFICIARIES, INTERMEDIARIES AND VICTIMS: THE CASE OF THE MEHRAULI COUNTRYSIDE (ANITA SONI); 14. CITY CONFLICTS AND COMMUNAL POLITICS: AHMEDABAD 1985-86 (SUJATA PATEL); 15. THE CASE OF HYDERABAD CITY (KUSHAL DEB); SECTION IV - URBAN CULTURE; 16. NINETEENTH CENTURY CALCUTTA: FOLK CULTURE (SUMANTO BANERJEE); 17. DINING OUT IN BOMBAY/MUMBAI: AN EXPLORATION OF AN INDIAN CITY'S PUBLIC CULTURE (FRANK F. CONLON); 18. CONSUMING UTOPIA (FILM WATCHING IN TAMIL NADU (SARA DICKEY); 19. THE FIGURE OF THE BOMBAY TAPORI: LANGUAGE, GESTURE AND THE CINEMATIC CITY (RANJANI MAZUMDAR); 20. 'YOU CAN BE LONELY IN A CROWD': THE PRODUCTION OF SAFETY IN MUMBAI (SHILPA PHADKE); NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS

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