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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

The annihilation of space by law : the roots and implications of anti-homeless laws in the United States

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

MITCHELL D. (1) ;
(1) Dep. of Geography, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, ETATS-UNIS

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to explore the nature and implications of anti-homeless laws, and their relationship to the ideology of globalization and livability in four areas. The changing legal structure of public space is examinded in American cities, focusing on th rash of laws that seek to limit the actions of homeless people. These laws attempt the annihilation of the people who live in space. They reflect and reinforce a exclusionary sense of modern citizenship

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Antipode / ISSN 0066-4812

Editor : Blackwell, Oxford - ROYAUME-UNI (1969)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 29, no3 [pp. 303-335]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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