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Andy Merrifield talk
Tuesday 4 October 2011 1700h-1830h
UCL Bartlett School of Planning, Wates House 22 Gordon Street WC1H 0QB
Increasing urbanization globally and the rise of the global-world metropolitan region - what Ed Soja calls "megalopolitan" region -- creates havoc for traditional city theory and a politics based on some right to the city. Now that the city is no longer a definable and defined "object" as we once knew it, what does it mean for analysis and for some sort of broadly termed Marxist politics of the city as Lefebvre conceived it?
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