The Resource Urban enigmas : Montreal, Toronto, and the problem of comparing cities, edited by Johanne Sloan

Urban enigmas : Montreal, Toronto, and the problem of comparing cities, edited by Johanne Sloan

Label
Urban enigmas : Montreal, Toronto, and the problem of comparing cities
Title
Urban enigmas
Title remainder
Montreal, Toronto, and the problem of comparing cities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Johanne Sloan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The practice of comparison is implicit in every act of imagining, representing, and studying urban experience. Urban Enigmas contributes to recent interdisciplinary interest in cities by introducing comparison as a key methodology for urban cultural analysis
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
307.7609713/541
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HN110.T6
  • NX180. S6
LC item number
  • U73 2007
  • U73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture of cities project series
Label
Urban enigmas : Montreal, Toronto, and the problem of comparing cities, edited by Johanne Sloan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comparing cities : on the mutual honouring of peculiarities / Alan Blum -- Comparing the cultures of cities : epistemological perspectives on the concept of metropolis from the cultural sciences / Jean-François Coté -- "To squeeze a single sentence out" : estrangement and disenchantment in Benjamin's "Marseilles" / Kevin Dowler -- The Dragonfly of Chicoutimi : staging polyphony in Montreal and Toronto / Michael Darroch and Jean-François Morissette -- Imagine-nation in the city : seriocomedy and local democracy / Greg M. Nielsen -- Ethnicity, social organization, and urban space : a comparison of Italians in Toronto and Montreal / Nicholas Demaria Harney -- At home on the street : public art in Montreal and Toronto / Johanne Sloan -- Film festivals as urban encounter and cultural traffic / Dipti Gupta and Janine Marchessault -- Divergent diversities : pluralizing Toronto and Montreal / Jenny Burman -- Reflexive theorizing while travelling through Montreal and Toronto : the global cities discourse, new urbanism, and the travel essays of Jan Morris / Kieran Bonner
Control code
ocn760073043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 298 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773577077
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6w5j3
  • 5c6e2d96-3943-4dcf-b492-0ad2dd39fc2c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32213475
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760073043
  • pebcs0773577076

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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