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Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Corwin - Goodreads

Put quite simply, this is the most horrifying book I've read within the scope of my memory. It reeks of whatever foetid odors waft of out the city of Dis in Dante's hell, a future earth in which ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Goodreads

Put quite simply, this is the most horrifying book I've read within the scope of my memory. It reeks of whatever foetid odors waft of out the city of Dis in Dante's hell, a future earth in which ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Douglas - Goodreads

Reading this book one enters the nightmare world of the urban poor who dominate the Third World whose position has been much harmed by the neoliberal policies of the IMF/World Bank dictated by the US ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Goodreads

Reading this book one enters the nightmare world of the urban poor who dominate the Third World whose position has been much harmed by the neoliberal policies of the IMF/World Bank dictated by the US ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Jeremy - Goodreads

I read this a few years back and am rereading it now. It's a bit of a downer, i must warn you. It turns out slums are not as fun as they seem. Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Goodreads

I read this a few years back and am rereading it now. It's a bit of a downer, i must warn you. It turns out slums are not as fun as they seem. Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Tsitsi - Goodreads

The Harper's Weekly blurb "A Terrifying, Magisterial work" captures it quite well, i think. It's published by verso, which i tend to think is a very good press with an excellent social conscience. And ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Goodreads

The Harper's Weekly blurb "A Terrifying, Magisterial work" captures it quite well, i think. It's published by verso, which i tend to think is a very good press with an excellent social conscience. And ... Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Tracy - Goodreads

Everyone who is interested in cities should read this book. It is both an excellent dissection of the challenges of Third World urbanization and a powerful response to the neoliberal economists of the World Bank, etc. Once you've read your Hernando da Soto, this is what comes next. Read full review

Review: Planet of Slums

User Review  - Goodreads

Everyone who is interested in cities should read this book. It is both an excellent dissection of the challenges of Third World urbanization and a powerful response to the neoliberal economists of the World Bank, etc. Once you've read your Hernando da Soto, this is what comes next. Read full review


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