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Global gentrificationsUneven development and displacement$
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Loretta Lees, Hyun Bang Shin, and Ernesto López-Morales

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781447313472

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

‘gentrification’ – a global urban process?

Chapter:
(p.1) One Introduction
Source:
Global gentrifications
Author(s):

Loretta Lees

Hyun Bang Shin

Ernesto López-Morales

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.003.0001

The introduction argues that this collection responds directly and forcefully to address the limitations of the current gentrification lens in ways that have not been attempted before. It critically assesses the meaning and significance of gentrification in cities outside of the usual suspects. The chapters and the mains themes of the book are outlined.

Keywords:   global gentrification, comparative urbanism, neoliberalism, uneven development, displacement

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