The limits of the city

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Harper & Row, 1979 - Political Science - 148 pages
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User Review  - blue-collar mind - Goodreads

Feudalism vs bourgeois culture: fascinating. The evolution of the city when it is not necessarily attached to empire, also fascinating. Necessary to think about in these times, it seems. I find ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eric - Goodreads

Bookchin provides thought-provoking insights into the historic development of cities and how the emergence and now-dominance of capitalist markets and "production for the sake of production" have changed urban development patterns and impacted quality of life in arguably quite negative ways. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
The Rise of the Bourgeois City
36
The Limits of the Bourgeois City
57
Copyright

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About the author (1979)

Murray Bookchin is cofounder of the Institute for Social Ecology. An active voice in the ecology and anarchist movements for more than forty years, he has written numerous books and articles, including: Anarchism, Marxism and the Future of the Left, Social Anarchism or Lifestyle Anarchism, The Spanish Anarchists, The Ecology of Freedom, Urbanization Without Cities, and Re-enchanting Humanity. He lives in Burlington, Vermont.

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