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The City, RevisitedUrban Theory from Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York$
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Dennis R. Judd and Dick Simpson

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780816665754

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816665754.001.0001

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Understanding Deep Urban Change

Understanding Deep Urban Change

Patterns of Residential Segregation in Latin American Cities

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(p.332) 15 Understanding Deep Urban Change
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The City, Revisited
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Francisco Sabatini

Rodrigo Salcedo

Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816665754.003.0015

This chapter examines the city of Santiago, Chile, to highlight some of the important intermediate factors that need to be incorporated into a theoretical framework that explains future developments in Latin American cities. It argues that while the processes depicted by writers identified with the L.A. School provide crucial insights about cities almost everywhere, they miss the other side of the story: the mediation of local forms of resistance and accommodation, the inherited material structure of cities, and cultural factors. The tendency to overlook these local differences in a deductivist, empirically insensitive way has weakened the social sciences, and especially urban research, in Latin America.

Keywords:   urban development, urbanism, Latin American cities, L.A. School, urban dynamics, Santiago, Chile

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