Chapter 1. Cities in the Transition

  1. Gregory Andrusz,
  2. Michael Harloe and
  3. Ivan Szelenyi
  1. Michael Harloe

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470712733.ch1

Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies

Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies

How to Cite

Harloe, M. (1996) Cities in the Transition, in Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies (eds G. Andrusz, M. Harloe and I. Szelenyi), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470712733.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557861641

Online ISBN: 9780470712733

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Keywords:

  • february revolution;
  • cities;
  • capitalism;
  • Russia;
  • societal crisis

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Nature of the Transition and the Significance of Cities in it

  • Socialist Urbanization and the Transition in Context

  • State Socialist Cities and Regions

  • Cities in the Transition: Housing and Land Privatization

  • The Emergent Capitalist City: A German Case Study

  • The New Politics: Urban Social Movements and Nationalism

  • Cities After Socialism

  • Notes