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The color of France’s “yellow vests”
, 17 December 2018
Running Water on Every Floor
, 15 February 2018
About: Christophe Defeuilley, L’Entrepreneur et le Prince. La création du...
Paris for Sale
, 26 October 2017
About: Alexia Yates, Selling Paris, Harvard University Press.
What is the Use of Starchitects?
, 1 September 2016
Based on the example of Toronto, the sociologist Guillaume Ethier reflects...
Social Mix, Control and Gentrification
, 19 May 2016
Public policies often encourage gentrification in the name of social mix,...
Living in a Laboratory: New Orleans Today
, 10 September 2015
To live in New Orleans after Katrina is to witness the sweeping incursion...
Brazil’s “Winter of Discontent”
, 23 June 2014
What It Says About Urban Planning and Urban Law
, 3 February 2014
Turkey’s urban development boom
Rhythms of Construction
, 23 May 2013
An Interview with C. de Portzamparc
From Bombay to Mumbai
, 9 May 2013
Gyan Prakash’s most recent book takes us on a journey through Bombay’s...
Exploiting the Urban Poor
, 18 February 2013
Eviction and Imprisonment of Afro-American Inner-city Dwellers
How Paris Became a Museum
, 24 January 2013
In L’invention du vieux Paris (“The Invention of Old Paris”) Ruth Fiori...
Urban Archaeology: A Science of the City
, 14 January 2013
By comparing the ways in which Paris and London have updated their urban...
Cities, Centers of our Time
, 21 December 2012
A Selection of Essays and Reviews
Chicago: A City on the Brink
Andrew J. Diamond
, 15 May 2012
Originally scheduled to host the next G8 summit, Chicago has been bypassed...
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