Urbicide

the politics of urban destruction
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Routledge , Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York
Urban ecology, Urban vio
StatementMartin Coward.
SeriesRoutledge advances in international relations and global politics -- 66
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LC ClassificationsHT241 .C68 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL16751929M
ISBN 100415461316, 0203890639
ISBN 139780415461313, 9780203890639
LC Control Number2008012781

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Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you Urbicide book link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - The term ‘urbicide’ became popular during the Bosnian war as a way of referring to widespread and deliberate destruction of the urban environment.

Coined by writers on urban development in America, urbicide captures the sense that the widespread and deliberate destruction of buildings is a distinct form of violence. Using Martin Heidegger’s notion of space and Jean-Luc Nancy’s The logic of urbicide The built environment and shared spatiality The nature of heterogeneity: From Mitsein to the inoperative community The political stakes of urbicide The conceptual stakes of urbicide.

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Urbicide refers to the premeditated and deliberate destruction of cities, their iconic architecture, and their identity. The city per se is the target of aggression. The chapter begins with a history of the concept and then treats examples from royal annals and iconography :oso//.

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Urbicide: The Politics of Urban Destruction By Martin Coward. Global Discourse: Vol. 1, Anarchism and IR, pp. Urbicide by Martin Coward,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// Urbicide since has been an exercise in widespread destruction within a spectrum of various frequencies in the construction of the settler-colonial state over depopulated ://   This "urbicide" - as Man calls it - was the equivalent of the bombing of Dresden or Hiroshima, but hand-made in the traditional Mongol way.

The book takes off only in the last chapters, when   Book reviews Urbicide: The Politics of Urban Destruction. Hannibal Travis Florida International University Correspondence [email protected] Pages See Will Cohu, ‘The Hordes Who Invented “Urbicide”’, The Telegraph, 14 Marchavailable at: Coward () argues in his influential book Urbicide that "buildings constitute the urban environment as an always already shared space;" destroying them thus destroys the possibility of the James A Tyner, Samuel Henkin, Savina Sirik, Sokvisal Kimsroy, Phnom Penh during the Cambodian Genocide: A Case of Selective Urbicide, Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space, /ap, 46, 8, (), ().

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The book’s purpose is to “trace the patterns that have defined everyday life in the modern city and its effect on us as individuals”. The method of exploration follows, inspired by Henry Lefebvre, is to “apprehend the characteristic rhythms of the city, for analytical purposes; but at the same time it abandons itself to them”.

How to Cite. Coward, M. () Urbicide in Bosnia, in Cities, War, and Terrorism: Towards an Urban Geopolitics (ed S.

Graham), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA The politics of urbicide and demodernisation. Kate Belgrave journalist and author of a forthcoming book on the UK benefits system.

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emblematic destruction of the Stari Most bridge in Mostar in opens the book and recurs throughout as a model case of the urban destruction that the work seeks to grasp.

Coward is particularly keen to understand urbicide as an attack on the built environment as that which made a multi-ethnic Bosnia possible while consciously picture: Gaza after the Israeli Siege.

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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Urbicide is a term which literally translates as "violence against the city." The term has beein coined by Marshall Berman, writing about the destruction of his native Bronx. The term has come into being in an age of rapid globalization and urbanization.

This rapid globalization trend has led to the focus of violence and destruction in the   Mostar’92–Urbicid (Mostar: Hrvatsko vijece obrane opcine Mostar, ), Associazione Architetti di Mostar, “Mostar 92 – Urbicide”, Spazio e Società, n.

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