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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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Gentrification dispositifs in the historic centre of Madrid

Gentrification dispositifs in the historic centre of Madrid

a reconsideration of urban governmentality and state-led urban reconfiguration

(p.375) Nineteen Gentrification dispositifs in the historic centre of Madrid
Global gentrifications

Jorge Sequera

Michael Janoschka

Policy Press

This chapter deliberately steps aside from the iconic examples of Barcelona and Bilbao in Spain and discusses Madrid. Comparing two neighbourhoods in the historic core - Lavapiés and Triball - it shows how different dispotifs are used in the production of gentrification, and how gentrification is limited not just by the Spanish housing crisis, but also by non-European immigrants, a counterculture, escalating struggles for the right to housing as a response to the social and economic crisis, and new residents that do not fit the profile of the desired neighbourhood.

Keywords:   Madrid, Spain, gentrification limited, escalating struggles, Spanish housing crisis, urban governmentality

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