Volume 35  Issue 4  July 2011


Performative Neoliberal‐Parasitic Economies: The Chicago Case

Uneven Processes of Institutional Change: Path Dependence, Scale and the Contested Regulation of Urban Development in Japan

Gated Communities for Security or Prestige? A Public Choice Approach and the Case of Budapest

The Belgrade Wall: The Proliferation of Gated Housing in the Serbian Capital after Socialism

Reproducing Difference: Gated Communities in Canada and Israel

Dead Malls: Suburban Activism, Local Spaces, Global Logistics

One Package at a Time: The Distributive World City

Distribution Centers among the Rooftops: The Global Logistics Network Meets the Suburban Spatial Imaginary


Urban Politics: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue

Book Reviews

Foreclosed. High‐Risk Lending, Deregulation, and the Undermining of America’s Mortgage Market – By Dan Immergluck; Managed by the Markets. How Finance Re‐Shaped America – By Gerald F. Davis; The Ascent of Money. A Financial History of the World – By Niall Ferguson; The Subprime Solution. How Today’s Global Financial Crisis Happened and What to Do about It – By Robert J. Shiller

The Point is to Change it: Geographies of Hope and Survival in an Age of Crisis – Edited by Noel Castree, Paul A. Chatterton, Nik Heynen, Wendy Larner, Melissa W. Wright

Globalization and Inequalities: Complexity and Contested Modernities – By Sylvia Walby

Cities and Suburbs: New Metropolitan Realities in the US – By Bernadette Hanlon, John Rennie Short and Thomas J. Vincino

Habits of the Heartland: Small Town Life in Modern America – By Lyn C. Macgregor

Ethnoburb: The New Ethnic Community in Urban America – By Wei Li

Contemporary Chinese America: Immigration, Ethnicity, and Community Transformation – By Min Zhou