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Iron curtains : gates, suburbs and privatization of space in the post-socialist city / Sonia A. Hirt.

Author/Creator:
Hirt, Sonia.
Publication:
Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Series:
Studies in urban and social change.
Studies in urban and social change
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 239 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
City planning -- Former communist countries.
City planning -- Europe, Eastern.
Property -- Former communist countries.
Property -- Europe, Eastern.
Gated communities -- Former communist countries.
Gated communities -- Europe, Eastern.
Europe, Eastern -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Equality -- Europe, Eastern.
Contents:
Introduction
Public, private, privatism
The post-socialist city
Post-modern urbanism revisited
Sofia : wither the socialist city
The ninth ring: suburbanizing Sofia
Iron curtains I: gated homes
Iron curtains II: gated complexes
Architecture of disunity
Possibilities
References
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781444338270 (cloth)
1444338277 (cloth)
9781444338263 (pbk.)
1444338269 (pbk.)
OCLC:
760068651
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