8. Extracting Value from the City: Neoliberalism and Urban Redevelopment

  1. Neil Brenner and
  2. Nik Theodore
  1. Rachel Weber

Published Online: 22 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397499.ch8

Spaces of Neoliberalism: Urban Restructuring in North America and Western Europe

Spaces of Neoliberalism: Urban Restructuring in North America and Western Europe

How to Cite

Weber, R. (2002) Extracting Value from the City: Neoliberalism and Urban Redevelopment, in Spaces of Neoliberalism: Urban Restructuring in North America and Western Europe (eds N. Brenner and N. Theodore), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397499.ch8

Author Information

  1. University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 DEC 2002

Book Series:

  1. The Antipode Book Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Noel Castree,
  2. Jamie Peck and
  3. Jane Wills

Series Editor Information

  1. School of Geography, University of Manchester, Manchester, MI 3 9PL, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101059

Online ISBN: 9781444397499

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Keywords:

  • neoliberalism and urban development, extracting value from the city;
  • states mechanisms, making the built environment flexible;
  • the detritus of the built environment, for regime shifts;
  • neoliberalism, a hypermarketized style of governance;
  • property, revalorized through innovation;
  • states and creative destruction;
  • expertise on divisive issues in “ideological closure”;
  • urban blight and renewal, spatial-temporal qualities;
  • property owners, and obsolescence;
  • American-style welfare capitalism, targeting blight

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Value in the Built Environment

  • States and Creative Destruction

  • Acknowledgments

  • References