Volume 34  Issue 3  September 2010


Participation in Urban Contention and Deliberation

Conflict, Collaboration and Climate Change: Participatory Democracy and Urban Environmental Struggles in Durban, South Africa

The Participant’s Dilemma: Bringing Conflict and Representation Back In

Social Inclusion through Participation: the Case of the Participatory Budget in São Paulo

Putting the ‘Community’ into Community Planning: Assessing Community Inclusion in Northern Ireland

Public Participation in Post‐Fordist Urban Green Space Governance: The Case of Community Gardens in Berlin


Transnationalism as a Force for Ethnic Minority Enterprise? The Case of Somalis in Leicester

Does Urban Concentration/Dispersion Affect Immigrants’ Professional Opportunities? The case of the Porto Metropolitan Area

The Expatriate Real Estate Complex: Creative Destruction and the Production of Luxury in Post‐Socialist Prague

Stadium Architecture and Urban Development from the Perspective of Urban Economics


Real Estate, the City and Place: The Crisis Unfolds

Capital Culture Revisited: Sex, Testosterone and the City

The Global Financial Crisis and Migrant Workers in China: ‘There is No Future as a Labourer; Returning to the Village has No Meaning’

‘Not Relevant to the System’: The Crisis in the Backyards

How the State is Handling the Property Crisis in France: A Perspective on Recent Government Measures

Crisis in the Resurgent City? The Rise of Copenhagen

Amsterdam in Crisis: How the (Local) State Buffers and Suffers

Book Reviews

Where the Ball Drops: Days and Nights in Times Square – By Daniel Makagon
Designs on the Public: The Private Lives of New York’s Public Spaces – By Kristine F. Miller
The People’s Property? Power, Politics, and the Public – By Lynn A. Staeheli and Donald Mitchell

Development and Dreams: The Urban Legacy of the 2010 Football World Cup – Edited by Udesh Pillay, Richard Tomlinson and Orli Bass

Negotiating Boundaries in the City: Migration, Ethnicity and Gender in Britain – By Joanna Herbert

The Next Los Angeles: The Struggle for a Livable City – By Robert Gottlieb, Mark Vallianatos, Regina M. Freer and Peter Dreier

The New Urban Renewal: The Economic Transformation of Harlem and Bronzeville – By Derek S. Hyra

Urban Imaginaries: Locating the Modern City – Edited by Alev Çinar and Thomas Bender

Con el Corazón Mirando al Sur: Transformaciones en el Sur de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires – Edited by Hilda Herzer

Planning and Diversity in the City: Redistribution, Recognition and Encounter – By Ruth Fincher and Kurt Iveson