Titel: Understanding the City
Autoren/Herausgeber: John Eade, Christopher Mele (Hrsg.)
Aus der Reihe: Studies in Urban and Social Change
Ausgabe: 1. Auflage
John Eade is Professor of Sociology and Anthropology atthe University of Surrey, Roehampton. He undertook research inCalcutta before completing his doctorate on Bangladeshi communitypolitics in London's East End. He directed the Wandsworthlocal/global study and his previous publications include ThePolitics of Community (1989), Living the Global City(1997), and Placing London (2000). He is currently directinga research project on Methodists in the global city andcollaborating on an ESRC-funded program on links between Britainand Bangladesh.
Christopher Mele is Associate Professor in the Departmentof Sociology at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He isthe author of Selling the Lower East Side: Culture, Real Estate,and Resistance in New York City (2000). His current research isa study of the influence of historical patterns of race and classupon contemporary urban growth and development along thesoutheastern coast of the United States.