A fiercely elegant and wide-ranging history of L.A.’s Dickensian extremes and Pynchonesque conspiracies
A narrative history of council housing—from slums to the Grenfell Tower
A revolutionary reimagining of the cities we live in, the air above us, and what goes on in the earth beneath our feet
A radical architect examines the changing fortunes of the contemporary city
A walker’s guide to Paris, taking us through its past, present and possible futures
Vivid account and reflection on two struggles that are at the heart of the contestation of neoliberal technocracy and the state
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Special eBook collection on the most urgent question of our times: who is the city for?
A cutting exploration of how cities drive climate change while being on the frontlines of the coming climate crisis
Groundbreaking exploration of the philosophy underpinning Western humanitarian intervention
Radical insider’s account of how the city of London really works
Acclaimed exploration of the political space created by Israel’s colonial occupation
A radical history of squatting and the struggle for the right to remake the city
Why are cities centres of power? A sociological analysis of urban politics
Essays tracing the intellectual life of a quintessential New York City writer and thinker
In every major city in the world there is a housing crisis. How did this happen and what can we do about it?
Whatever happened to the last utopian dreams of the city?
How the French invented the barricade, and its symbolic impact on popular protests throughout history