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Cities of whiteness

Author: Wendy S Shaw; Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007.
Series: Antipode book series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This groundbreaking book brings the study of whiteness and postcolonial perspectives to bear on debates about urban change.

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy S Shaw; Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN: 9780470712931 0470712937
OCLC Number: 489041433
Notes: Available in another formOriginal9781405129121140512912397814051291381405129131.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley InterScience, 2008. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser; title from title screen (viewed on Oct. 28, 2008). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 218 s.) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Encountering cities of whiteness --
(Post)colonial Sydney --
'The good old days'. Cosmopolitan metropolitanism (or the indifferent city). Cities of whiteness.
Series Title: Antipode book series.
Responsibility: Wendy S. Shaw.
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"Shaw does a fascinating job combining the literature on urban transformation with whiteness studies and creating a unique reading of Sydney as a space of white privilege ... .The book is well Read more...

 
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