Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis

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Johannesburg: The elusive metropolis is a pioneering effort to insert South Africa's largest city into urban theory on its own terms. Johannesburg is Africa's premier metropolis. Yet theories of urbanization have tended to cast it as an emblem of irresolvable crisis, the spatial embodiment of unequal economic relations and segregationist policies, a city that responds to but does not contribute to modernity on the global scale. Complicating and contesting such characterizations, the contributors to this collection reassess ...

Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis 2008, Duke University Press

ISBN-13: 9780822342847

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Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis 2008, Duke University Press

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Johannesburg: The elusive metropolis 2008, Wits University Press, Johannesburg

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Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis 2004, Duke University Press, North Carolina

ISBN-13: 9780822366102

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