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Speaker(s): Professor Robert Sampson, Professor Paul Gilroy
Chair: Professor Richard Wright
Recorded on 21 October 2008 at Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
A look at classic urban themes as they are manifested in the contemporary city, focusing on social reproduction of inequality, the meanings of disorder, and the link between the two. Paul Gilroy is Anthony Giddens Professor in Social Theory at LSE. Robert Sampson is Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences and chair of sociology, Harvard University.