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Cape Town after ApartheidCrime and Governance in the Divided City

Cape Town after Apartheid: Crime and Governance in the Divided City

Tony Roshan Samara

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670000
eISBN:
9781452947044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670000.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Nearly two decades after the dismantling of apartheid in South Africa, how different does the nation look? In Cape Town, is hardening inequality under conditions of neoliberal globalization actually ... More

Hobos, Hustlers, and BackslidersHomeless in San Francisco

Hobos, Hustlers, and Backsliders: Homeless in San Francisco

Teresa Gowan

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816648696
eISBN:
9781452946351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816648696.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

When homelessness reemerged in American cities during the 1980s at levels not seen since the Great Depression, it initially provoked shock and outrage. Within a few years, however, what had been ... More

The Jobless FutureSecond Edition

The Jobless Future: Second Edition

Stanley Aronowitz and William DiFazio

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816674510
eISBN:
9781452947594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816674510.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

“High technology will destroy more jobs than it creates.” This grim prediction was first published in the 1994 edition of this text, an eerily accurate title that could have been written for today’s ... More

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