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Amster, Randall
Lost in space : the criminalization, globalization, and urban ecology of homelessness / Randall Amster
Alternate Title Criminalization, globalization, and urban ecology of homelessness
New York : LFB Scholarly Publishing, 2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HV4493 .A57 2008    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Homelessness
Homelessness -- Arizona -- Tempe
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Public spaces
Homeless persons
Crime and globalization
Physical Description xiii, 269 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-263) and index
Contents Facing the "homeless problem" : subsistence, survival, and skid row -- Urban ecology and public space : Disney, development, and dystopia -- Patterns of exclusion : the perversity of homeless criminalization -- Mapping the territory : meanings, methodologies, means and ends -- Case in point : a brief history of the Tempe sidewalk ordinance -- The ecology of resistance : human rights struggles and the contested realms of public space -- Cities of the future : localizing the global, globalizing the local

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