Cities, War, and Terrorism (Innbundet)

Towards an Urban Geopolitics

Serie: Studies in Urban and Social Change 

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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2004
Antall sider: 412
Forlag: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: Studies in Urban and Social Change
ISBN/EAN: 9781405115742
Omtale Cities, War, and Terrorism
Cities, War and Terrorism is the first book to look critically at the ways in which warfare, terrorism and counter-terrorism policies intersect in cities in the post Cold-War period.


A path-breaking exploration of the intersections of war, terrorism and citiesArgues that contemporary cities are the key strategic sites of geopolitical conflictWritten by the world s leading analysts of the intersections of urban space and military and terrorist violenceDraws on cutting-edge research from geography, history, architecture, planning, sociology, critical theory, politics, international relations and military studiesProvides up-to-date empirical analyses of specific conflicts, including 9/11, the War on Terrorism , the Balkan wars, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and urban antiglobalization battlesOffers lay readers a sophisticated perspective on the violence that is engulfing our increasingly urbanised world

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