Volume 29  Issue 4  December 2005




Towards a Nomadic Geography: Rethinking Space and Identity for the Potentials of Progressive Politics in the Contemporary City

Struggling with the Creative Class

Surviving the Fall of a King: The Regional Institutional Implications of Crisis at Fiat Auto

Permitting Protest: Parsing the Fine Geography of Dissent in America

‘So Long as I Take my Mobile’: Mobile Phones, Urban Life and Geographies of Young People’s Safety

The Internet and Christianity in Asia: Cultural Trends, Structures and Transformations

The Internet and Civil Society: Environmental and Labour Organizations in Hong Kong

Flexible Sojourning in the Era of Globalization: Cross‐border Population Mobility in the Hong Kong–Guangdong Border Region

Housing as a Tool of Economic Development since 1929

The ‘Global’ in the City Economy: Multicultural Economic Development in Birmingham


Sydney/Global/City: An Exploration

Globalization from Below: The Ranking of Global Immigrant Cities

Enforcement Mechanisms Discouraging Black–American Presence in Suburban Detroit

Collective Action and Property Rights: A Planner’s Critical Look at the Dogma of Private Property

Regional Bipolarization: The Case of the European Union

Foundation for Urban and Regional Studies: Report of Activities 2005

Book Reviews

Urban Mutations: Periodization, Scale, Mobility

Building Suburbia: Green Fields and Urban Growth, 1820–2000

Sound Tracks: Popular Music, Identity and Place

Brave New Neighborhoods: The Privatization of Public Space

City Matters: Competitiveness, Cohesion and Urban Governance

Point of Purchase: How Shopping Changed American Culture

Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community

From Warfare to Welfare: Defense Intellectuals and Urban Problems in Cold War America


IJUR Referees 2005