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Author Soja, Edward W

Title Seeking spatial justice / Edward W. Soja

Publ Info Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HM671 .S675 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 256 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Globalization and community series
Globalization and community
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Why spatial? Why justice? Why L.A.? Why now? -- On the production of unjust geographies -- Building a spatial theory of justice -- Seeking spatial justice in Los Angeles -- Translating theory into practice : urban planning at UCLA -- Seeking spatial justice after 9/11 : continuities and conclusions
Note This text presents an innovative new way of understanding and changing the unjust geographies in which we live. Soja argues that justice has a geography and that the equitable distribution of resources, services, and access is a basic human right
LC subject Social justice
Justice, Administration of
Space perception
Geographical perception
ISBN 9780816666676 (alk. paper)
0816666679 (alk. paper)
9780816666683 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0816666687 (pbk. : alk. paper)