Book 2017

Geographies of Forced Eviction

Dispossession, Violence, Resistance

ISBN: 978-1-137-51126-3 (Print) 978-1-137-51127-0 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-23

    Geographies of Forced Eviction: Dispossession, Violence, Resistance

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    Pages 25-45

    Struggling for the Right to Be Recognized: The Informal Settlement of Old Fadama, Accra, Ghana

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    Pages 47-69

    The Right to Adequate Housing Following Forced Evictions in Post-Conflict Colombo, Sri Lanka

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    Pages 71-96

    Unsettling Resettlements: Community, Belonging and Livelihood in Rio de Janeiro’s Minha Casa Minha Vida

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    Pages 97-119

    ‘It Felt Like You Were at War’: State of Exception and Wounded Life in the Shanghai Expo-Induced Domicide

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    Pages 121-143

    Domicide and the Coalition: Austerity, Citizenship and Moralities of Forced Eviction in Inner London

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    Pages 145-166

    Bailiffs at the Door: Work, Power, and Resistance in Eviction Enforcement

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    Pages 167-190

    Home Eviction, Grassroots Organisations and Citizen Empowerment in Spain

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    Pages 191-213

    Zwangsräumungen in Berlin: Towards an Historical Geography of Dispossession*

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 215-230