Volume 40  Issue 5  September 2016


Technologies of Translocality: Vegetables, Meat and Dresses in Arab Muslim Detroit

Organizing The Ordinary City: How Labor Reform Strategies Travel to the US Heartland

‘No Condition is Permanent’: Informal Transport Workers and Labour Precarity in Africa’s Largest City

Rethinking Urban Epidemiology: Natures, Networks and Materialities

Controlling Mobility and Regulation in Urban Space: Muslim Pilgrims to Mecca in Colonial Bombay, 1880–1914

A Transposition of Territory: Decolonized Perspectives in Current Urban Research

Urban Political Ecologies and Children’s Geographies: Queering Urban Ecologies of Childhood


‘Tuning Out’ or ‘Tuning in’? Mobile Music Listening and Intensified Encounters with the City

Urban Sensing by Crowdsourcing: Analysing Urban Trip behaviour in Zurich

Book Reviews

Ananya Roy and Emma Shaw Crane (eds.) 2015: Territories of Poverty. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press

Andrew R. Highsmith 2015: Demolition Means Progress: Flint, Michigan and the Fate of the American Metropolis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press

Kimberley Kinder 2016: DIY Detroit: Making Do in a City without Services. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press

Rachel Weber 2015: From Boom to Bubble: How Finance Built the New Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press

Michael Storper, Thomas Kemeny, Naji Makarem and Taner Osman 2015: The Rise and Fall of Urban Economies: Lessons from San Francisco and Los Angeles. Stanford: Stanford University Press

Clarence N. Stone and Robert P. Stoker (eds.) in collaboration with John Betancur, Susan E. Clarke, Marilyn Dantico, Martin Horak, Karen Mossberger, Juliet Musso, Jefferey M. Sellers, Ellen Shiau, Harold Wolman and Donn Worgs 2015: Urban Neighborhoods in a New Era: Revitalization Politics in the Postindustrial City. Chicago: University of Chicago Press

Lars Maier (ed.) 2015: Migrant Professionals in the City: Local Encounters, Identities, Inequalities. New York and London: Routledge

Margarethe Kusenbach and Krista E. Paulsen (eds.) 2013: Home: International Perspectives on Culture, Identity, and Belonging. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang