Volume 34  Issue 4  December 2010


The Comparative City: Knowledge, Learning, Urbanism

Beyond ‘Social Polarization’? A Test for Asian World Cities in Developmental States

Effects of Residential Relocation on Household and Commuting Expenditures in Shanghai, China

Community Capacity Building as the Route to Inclusion in Neighbourhood Regeneration?

New Neighbourhoods, New Citizens? Challenging ‘Community’ as a Framework for Social and Moral Regeneration under New Labour in the UK

Exclusionary Policies are Not Just about the ‘Neoliberal City’: A Critique of Theories of Urban Revanchism and the Case of Rotterdam

‘Creative Cities’ and the Rise of the Dealer Class: A Critique of Richard Florida’s Approach to Urban Theory

The Spatial Mobility of the ‘Creative Class’: A European Perspective

In Defense of Old Industrial Spaces: Manufacturing, Creativity and Innovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Automobility and the Politics of Bicycling in New York City

Developing a New Framework to Explain Transverse Evolution of Knowledge‐Driven Regional Policy Networks


Vertical Landscraping, a Big Regionalism for Dubai

Crisis, What Crisis? — Towards a Global Bust Regime?

Dubai’s Long Goodbye

Reflections on the Unique Response of Brazil to the Financial Crisis and its Urban Impact

The Breakdown of the Spanish Urban Growth Model: Social and Territorial Effects of the Global Crisis

Manchester’s Bust Regime?

Book Reviews

Pride in the Project: Teens Building Identities in Urban Contexts – By Nancy L. Deutsch; Street Gangs, Migration and Ethnicity – Edited by Frank van Gemert, Dana Peterson and Inger‐Lisa Lien; A World of Gangs: Armed Young Men and Gangsta Culture – By John M. Hagedorn

Naked City: The Death and Life of Authentic Urban Places – By Sharon Zukin

China’s Emerging Cities: The Making of New Urbanism – By Fulong Wu

Residential Segregation — Stumbling Block or Stepping Stone? – By Eva Dick

There Goes the Neighborhood: Racial, Ethnic, and Class Tensions in Four Chicago Neighborhoods and their Meaning for America – By William Julius Wilson and Richard P. Taub

Everyday Urban Public Space: Turkish Immigrant Women’s Perspective – By Eda Ünlü Yücesoy

Unraveling the Garment Industry: Transnational Organizing and Women’s Work – By Ethel C. Brooks

Terror and Territory: The Spatial Extent of Sovereignty – By Stuart Elden