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Module Reading List

Critical Debates in Culture and Place, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr Leila Jancovich
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core Texts

Florida, R. (2002). The rise of the creative class and how it is transforming leisure, community and everyday life. New York: Basic Books. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva    

Landry, C. and Bianchini, F., (1995) The creative city ISBN: 9781898309161; 1898309167, London, Demos Available online     Available at: https://www.demos.co.uk/files/thecreativecity.pdf

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Academic Sources

Barnes, K., Waitt, G., Gill, N., Gibson, C. (2006) Community and nostalgia in urban revitalisation: a critique of urban village and creative class strategies as remedies for ‘social problems’, Australian geographer. ISSN: 0004-9182, 37(3), pp. 335-354.

Bassett, K. (1993). Urban cultural strategies and urban regeneration: a case study and critique. Environment and planning. A : environment and planning. ISSN: 0308-518x, 25(12), 1773–1788. http://doi.org/10.1068/a251773

Bell, D., & Jayne, M. (2010). The creative countryside: policy and practice in the UK rural cultural economy. Journal of Rural Studies ISSN: 1882-4560, 26(3), 209–218. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2010.01.001

Bell, D. & Jayne, M. (eds.) (2004) City of quarters : urban villages in the contemporary city ISBN: 0754634140, Ashgate, Aldershot.

Catungal, J. P., & Leslie, D. (2009). Contesting the creative city: race, nation, multiculturalism. Geoforum. ISSN: 0016-7185, 40(5), 701–704. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2009.05.005

Comunian, R., & Mould, O. (2014). The weakest link: creative industries, flagship cultural projects and regeneration. City, Culture and Society ISSN: 1877-9166, 5(2), 65–74. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccs.2014.05.004

Evans, G. (2009). Creative cities, creative spaces and urban policy. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 46(5–6), 1003–1040. http://doi.org/10.1177/0042098009103853

Evans, G. (2003). Hard-Branding the Cultural City – From Prado to Prada. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research ISSN: 0309-1317; 1468-2427, 27(2), 417–440. http://doi.org/10.1111/1468-2427.00455

Garcia, B. (2004) ‘Urban regeneration, arts programming and major events: Glasgow 1990, Sydney 2000 and Barcelona 2004’, The international journal of cultural policy. ISSN: 1028-6632, 10.1: 103-116

Grodach, C. (2010). Art spaces in community and economic development: connections to neighborhoods, artists, and the cultural economy. Journal of Planning Education and Research ISSN: 0739-456X, 31(1), 74–85. http://doi.org/10.1177/0739456X10391668

Grodach, C. (2008). Museums as Urban Catalysts: The Role of Urban Design in Flagship Cultural Development. Journal of Urban Design ISSN: 1357-4809, 13(2), 195–212. http://doi.org/10.1080/13574800801965742

Hall, P., (2000) ‘Creative Cities and Economic Development’, Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, Vol.37, No.4, pp.639-649.

Harris, A., & Moreno, L. (2012). Creative City Limits: urban cultural economy in a new era of austerity. London: Urbanlab. Available at: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanlab/news/urbanlab/docs/creativecitylimits

Harvey, D. (1989). From managerialism to entrepreneurialism: the transformation in urban governance in late capitalism. Geografiska Annaler ISSN: 0435-3684, 71(1), 3–17.

Kong, L. (2007). Cultural icons and urban development in Asia: economic imperative, national identity, and global city status. Political geography. ISSN: 0962-6298, 26(4), 383–404. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.polgeo.2006.11.007

Landry, C. (2000). The Creative City: a toolkit for urban innovators. London: Earthscan.

Lee, N. (2014). The creative industries and urban economic growth in the UK. Environment and Planning A ISSN: 0308-518x, 46(2), 455–470. http://doi.org/10.1068/a4472

Ley, D. (2003). Artists, aestheticisation and the field of gentrification. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 40(12), 2527–2544. http://doi.org/10.1080/0042098032000136192

Luckmann, S. (2012) Locating cultural work : the politics and poetics of rural, regional and remote creativity. London, Palgrave-MacMillan

Markusen, A., & Schrock, G. (2006). The artistic dividend: urban artistic specialisation and economic development implications. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 43(10), 1661–1686. http://doi.org/10.1080/00420980600888478

Mathews, V. (2014). Incoherence and tension in culture-led redevelopment. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research ISSN: 0309-1317; 1468-2427, 38(3), 1019–1036. http://doi.org/10.1111/1468-2427.12108

Mathews, V. (2010). Aestheticizing space: art, gentrification and the city. Geography compass. ISSN: 1749-8198, 4(6), 660–675. http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1749-8198.2010.00331.x

McCann, E.J. (2007) Inequality and politics in the creative city-region: questions of livability and state strategy, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research ISSN: 0309-1317; 1468-2427, 31(3), pp 188-196.

Miles, S., & Paddison, R. (2005). Introduction: the rise and rise of culture-led urban regeneration. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 42(5), 833–839. http://doi.org/10.1080/00420980500107508

Mommaas, H. (2004). Cultural clusters and the post-industrial city: towards the remapping of urban cultural policy. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 41(3), 507–532. http://doi.org/10.1080/0042098042000178663

Montgomery, J. (2003) ‘Cultural quarters as mechanisms for urban regeneration. Part 1: conceptualizing cultural quarters’, Planning practice and research ISSN: 0269-7459, 18.4: 293-306

Peck, Jamie. 2005. “Struggling with the Creative Class.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research ISSN: 0309-1317; 1468-2427 29 (4): 740–70.     

Pratt, A. C. (2011). The cultural contradictions of the creative city. City, Culture and Society ISSN: 1877-9166, 2(3), 123–130. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccs.2011.08.002     

Pratt, A. C. (2008). Creative cities: the cultural industries and the creative class. Geografiska Annaler ISSN: 0435-3684, 90(2), 107–117.

Roche, M. (2000) Mega-events and cultural citizenship: consumerism, inclusion/ exclusion and internationalism, in Mega-events and modernity : Olympics and expos in the growth of global culture ISBN: 0415157129 pbk.; 0415157110, London, Routledge

Sassatelli, M. (2002) ‘Imagined Europe: The Shaping of a European Cultural Identity through EU Cultural Policy’, European journal of social theory. ISSN: 1368-4310, 5(4), 435-451.

Scott, A. J. (2006). Creative cities: conceptual issues and policy questions. Journal of urban affairs. ISSN: 0735-2166, 28(1), 1–17.

Stevenson, D. (2004). “Civic gold” rush. The international journal of cultural policy. ISSN: 1028-6632, 10(1), 119–131. http://doi.org/10.1080/1028663042000212364

Vivant, E. (2013). Creatives in the city: urban contradictions of the creative city. City, Culture and Society ISSN: 1877-9166, 4(2), 57–63. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccs.2013.02.003

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BOP Consulting. (2015). World Cities Culture Report 2015. London: World Cities Culture Forum. http://www.worldcitiescultureforum.com/publications/world-cities-culture-report-2015

BOP Consulting. (2015). UK Cities Culture Report 2015. BOP Consulting. https://www.corecities.com/sites/default/files/field/attachment/151203%20UK%20Cities%20Culture%20Report%20Final%20Version%20v.3.1%20BOP%20%281%29.pdf

Duxbury, N., Hosagrahar, J., & Pascual, J. (2016). Why must culture be at the heart of sustainable urban development? Barcelona: United Cities and Local Governments. http://www.agenda21culture.net/sites/default/files/files/documents/en/culture_sd_cities_web.pdf

Evans, G., & Shaw, P. (2004). The Contribution of Culture to Regeneration in the UK: A Review of the Evidence. London: DCMS. http://www.scholars-on-bilbao.info/fichas/EvansShaw2004.pdf

Florida, R., Mellander, C., & King, K. (2015). The Global Creativity Index. Toronto: Martin Prosperity Institute. http://martinprosperity.org/media/Global-Creativity-Index-2015.pdf

Knell, J., & Oakley, K. (2007). London’s Creative Economy: an accidental success? London: The Work Foundation. http://www.integreatplus.com/sites/default/files/creative_London.pdf

Local Government Association. (2009). Investing in Creative Industries: a guide for Local Authorities. London: Local Government Association. http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20090813163339/http://www.lga.gov.uk/lga/publications/publication-display.do?id=2204841

Local Government Association. (2013). Driving Growth through Local Government Investment in the Arts. London: Local Government Association. https://www.local.gov.uk/sites/default/files/documents/driving-growth-through-lo-334.pdf

Mateos-Garcia, J., & Bakhshi, H. (2016). The Geography of Creativity in the UK creative networks. London: NESTA. Retrieved from http://www.nesta.org.uk/sites/default/files/the_geography_of_creativity_in_the_uk.pdf

Oakley, K. (2014). Creating space: A re-evaluatuion of the role of culture in regeneration. London: AHRC. http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/88559/3/AHRC_Cultural_Value_KO%20Final.pdf

Palmer, R (2004) European Cities and Capitals of Culture, Brussels: Palmer/ RAE Associates https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/creative-europe/sites/creative-europe/files/library/palmer-report-capitals-culture-1995-2004-i_en.pdf

Wu, W. (2005) Dynamic Cities and Creative Clusters. World Bank Policy Research Paper 3509. https://elibrary.worldbank.org/doi/abs/10.1596/1813-9450-3509

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Bailey, C., Miles, S., & Stark, P. (2004). Culture-led urban regeneration and the revitalisation of identities in Newcastle, Gateshead and the North East of England. The international journal of cultural policy. ISSN: 1028-6632, 10(1), 47–65. http://doi.org/10.1080/1028663042000212328

Currid, E. (2007). How art and culture happen in New York: implications for urban economic development. Journal of the American Planning Association. ISSN: 0194-4363, 73(4), 454–467. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01944360708978526

Currid, E., & Williams, S. (2010). The geography of buzz: art, culture and the social milieu in Los Angeles and New York. Journal of economic geography ISSN: 1468-2702, 10(3), 423–451. http://doi.org/10.1093/jeg/lbp032

Currier, J. (2009). Art and power in the new China: An exploration of Beijing’s 798 district and its implications for contemporary urbanism. The town planning review. ISSN: 0041-0020; 1478-341X, 79(2–3), 237–265.

Dean, C., Donnellan, C., & Pratt, A. C. (2010). Tate Modern: pushing the limits of regeneration. City, Culture and Society ISSN: 1877-9166, 1(2), 79–87. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccs.2010.08.003

Garcia, B. (2004) ‘Urban Regeneration, Arts Programming and Major events: Glasgow 1990, Sydney 200 and Barcelona 2004’, The international journal of cultural policy. ISSN: 1028-6632, 10(1), 103-118.

García, B. (2005). Deconstructing the city of culture: The long-term cultural legacies of Glasgow 1990. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 42(5), 841–868. http://doi.org/10.1080/00420980500107532

Grodach, C. (2010). Beyond Bilbao: Rethinking Flagship Cultural Development and Planning in Three California Cities. Journal of Planning Education and Research ISSN: 0739-456X, 29(3), 353–366. http://doi.org/10.1177/0739456X09354452

Lloyd, R. (2010). Neo-bohemia : art and commerce in the postindustrial city ISBN: 9781136992148 (e-book) ISBN: 0415951828 (pbk.) : £12.99; 9780415951814 (hbk.) : £55.00; 041595181X (hbk.) : £55.00; 9780415951821 (pbk.) : £12.99 (2nd ed.). Abingdon: Routledge.

Markusen, A. (2006). Urban development and the politics of a creative class: evidence from a study of artists. Environment and planning. A : environment and planning. ISSN: 0308-518x, 38(10), 1921–1940. http://doi.org/10.1068/a38179

Pratt, A. C. (2009). Urban regeneration: from the arts “feel good” factor to the cultural economy: a case study of Hoxton, London. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 46(5–6), 1041–1061. http://doi.org/10.1177/0042098009103854

Qian, J., He, S., & Liu, L. (2013). Aestheticisation, rent-seeking, and rural gentrification amidst China’s rapid urbanisation: The case of Xiaozhou village, Guangzhou. Journal of rural studies. ISSN: 0743-0167, 32, 331–345. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2013.08.002

Stern, M. J., & Seifert, S. C. (2017). The Social Wellbeing of New York City’s Neighborhoods: The Contribution of Culture and the Arts (Culture and Social Wellbeing in New York City (2014-16) No. 1). Retrieved from http://repository.upenn.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1001&context=siap_culture_nyc

Vella-Burrows, T., Ewbank, N., Mills, S., Shipton, M., Clift, S., & Gray, F. (2014). Cultural Value and Social Capital: investigating social capital, health and wellbeing impacts in three coastal towns undergoing culture-led regeneration. Folkestone: SDHRC and NEA. https://www.canterbury.ac.uk/health-and-wellbeing/sidney-de-haan-research-centre/documents/report-cultural-value-and-social-capital.pdf

Wilson, K., & O’Brien, D. (2012). It’s Not the Winning – Reconsidering the Cultural City. Liverpool: Institute of Cultural Capital. https://iccliverpool.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Cultural-Cities-FINAL-report-July-2012.pdf

Zukin, S. (2010). Naked city : the death and life of authentic urban places ISBN: 9780195382853 (hbk.) : £15.99; 0195382854 (hbk.) : £15.99. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


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Useful journals

Journals accessible through the University of Leeds Library (some in hard copy, others on-line) include:

The journal of development studies. ISSN: 0022-0388

Progress in development studies. ISSN: 1464-9934

Economy and society. ISSN: 0308-5147

Capital & class. ISSN: 0309-8168

Development and change. ISSN: 0012-155x; 1467-7660

Cities. ISSN: 0264-2751

Environment & planning. ISSN: x001-2846

Regional studies. ISSN: 0034-3404

Cultural trends. ISSN: 0954-8963

The international journal of cultural policy. ISSN: 1028-6632

Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980

International journal of urban and regional research = Revue internationale de recherche urbaine et régionale. ISSN: 0309-1317; 1468-2427

Journal of urban affairs. ISSN: 0735-2166

This list was last updated on 04/09/2017