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The Resource The Politics of Urban Water : Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam, Kimberley Kinder

The Politics of Urban Water : Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam, Kimberley Kinder

Label
The Politics of Urban Water : Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam
Title
The Politics of Urban Water
Title remainder
Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam
Statement of responsibility
Kimberley Kinder
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty years ago, urban waterfronts were industrial, polluted, and diseased. Today, luxury homes and shops line riverbanks, harbors, and lakes across Europe and North America. The visual drama of physical reconstruction makes this transition look swift and decisive, but reimaging water is a slow process, punctuated by small cultural shifts and informal spatial seizures that change the meaning of wet urban spaces. In The Politics of Urban Water, Kimberley Kinder explores how active residents in Amsterdam deployed their cityscape when rallying around these concerns, turning space into a vehicle
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kinder, Kimberley
Dewey number
307.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT178.N42
LC item number
A456 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban renewal
  • Waterfronts
  • Sociology, Urban
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban renewal
  • Waterfronts
  • Netherlands
Label
The Politics of Urban Water : Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam, Kimberley Kinder
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Politics of Urban Water; Chapter 1. Hippies on Houseboats; Chapter 2. Queers on Parade; Chapter 3. Heritage Buffs on Canals; Chapter 4. Planners on Harbors; Chapter 5. Ecologists on Islands; Chapter 6. Investors on Floodplains; Conclusion: The Everyday Politics of Urban Water; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; M; N; P; Q; R; S; T; U; W; Z
Control code
908101065
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 197 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348360
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 763447
  • 22573/ctt175v5fb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908101065
Label
The Politics of Urban Water : Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam, Kimberley Kinder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Politics of Urban Water; Chapter 1. Hippies on Houseboats; Chapter 2. Queers on Parade; Chapter 3. Heritage Buffs on Canals; Chapter 4. Planners on Harbors; Chapter 5. Ecologists on Islands; Chapter 6. Investors on Floodplains; Conclusion: The Everyday Politics of Urban Water; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; M; N; P; Q; R; S; T; U; W; Z
Control code
908101065
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 197 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348360
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 763447
  • 22573/ctt175v5fb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908101065

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