NEW BOOK - Global Gentrifications: Uneven development and displacement (Policy Press, 2015)
Ed. Loretta Lees, Hyun Bang Shin, & Ernesto López-Morales
Under contemporary capitalism the extraction of value from the built environment has escalated, working in tandem with other urban processes to lay the foundations for the exploitative processes of gentrification world-wide. Global gentrifications critically assesses and tests the meaning and significance of gentrification in places outside the ‘usual suspects’ of the Global North. Learn more.