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Module Reading List

Creative Interventions in the City, 2019/20, Semester 1
Lisa Matera
L.M.Matera@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Theorising the City

Andreotti Libero and Costa Xavier. 1996. Theory of the dérive and other situationist writings on the city. Barcelona : Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona.

Bates, Catherine. 2013. Sustainable urban foraging in the Canadian metropolis: rummaging through Rita Wong's Forage and Nicholas Dickner's Nikolski. British Journal of Canadian Studies. 26 (2) 191-212,297.  (Available online)

Blomley, Nicholas K. 2004. Unsettling the city : urban land and the politics of property. London: Routledge (Available online)  

de Certeau, Michel. 1988. The practice of everyday life. Berkeley, California: University of California Press.  

Davis, Mike. 2006. City of Quarz: excavating the future in Los Angeles London: Verso. (Available online). 

 

Deslandes, A. 2017. Sanctuary cities are as old as the bible. [Online]. [Accessed September 27 2019]. Available from: https://daily.jstor.org/sanctuary-cities-as-old-as-bible/  

Desmond, Matthew. 2016. Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city London : Allen Lane

Dibazar, Pedram; Naeff, Judith. 2019. Visualizing the street: new practices of documenting, navigating and imagining the city.  Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. (Available online). 

Harvey, David. 2012. Rebel cities. London: Verso.

Jayne, M and Ward, K. 2017. Urban theory: new critical perspectives. London: Routledge.

Knox, P. 2010. Cities and design. London: Routledge.

The city reader - University of Leeds

Kim, Annette. 2015. Sidewalk City: Re-mapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh CityUniversity of Chicago Press: 2015.

LeGates, R., & Stout, F. 2011. The city reader. 5th ed. London: Routledge.

Lemes de Oliveira, Fabiano. (eds); Mell, Ian. (eds). 2019. Planning Cities with Nature Theories, Strategies and MethodsCham : Springer International Publishing. Available online.

Minton, A. 2009. Ground Control: Fear and happiness in the twenty-first century city. London: Penguin

Parker, Simon. 2015. Urban theory and the urban experience. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge. Available online.

Rosenfeld, L and Wacquant, L. 2009.  Exploring the city with Bourdieu : Applying Pierre Bourdieu's theories and methods to study the community. Saarbrücken, Germany : VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.

Stein, S. 2019. Capital City: Gentrification and the real estate stateLondon: Verso. 

Tonkiss, F. 2005. Space, the city and social theory: social relations and urban forms. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Walls, R. 2011. Visibility in Vancouver: Screen Stories and Surveillance of the Downtown Eastside. PhD thesis, University of Nottingham. 

Zukin, S. 2010. Naked city : the death and life of authentic urban places. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Available online)

 

Researching the city

Pauwels, L. 2016. Visually researching and communicating the city: A systematic assessment of methods and resources. International Journal of Communication 10, pp. 1309-1330. (Available online)

Ward, K. 2014. Researching the city. Los Angeles; London, etc.: Sage. 

Urban Geography. Online Journal which publishes original papers on problem-oriented current research by geographers and other social scientists on urban policy; race, poverty, and ethnicity in the city; international differences in urban form and function; historical preservation; the urban housing market; and provision of services and urban economic activity.

Research on Leeds

Adams, S., Alexander, E., Henderson-Merrygold, J., Moore, C., Skehan, H., Smith, H., & Sparks, A. (2014). Religious Mapping of Chapeltown: The Complexity of Community and Identity in Chapeltown. University of Leeds Community Religions Project.  

Leeds City Council. 2018. Leeds Inclusive Growth Strategy. [Online]. [Accessed August 31 2018]. Available from: http://www.leedsgrowthstrategy.co.uk/

Mason, A. (1994). Religion in Leeds . Far Thrupp: Sutton.   Minnis, J., & Mitchell, T. (2007). Religion and place in Leeds. Swindon: English Heritage.  

Meegan, R. 2014.City profile - Leeds. Cities.42, pp. 42-53 [Online] [Accessed October 1 2018]. Available from: https://0-www-sciencedirect-com.wam.leeds.ac.uk/science/article/pii/S0264275114001498

Mitchell, W. 2000. A history of Leeds. Chichester, West Sussex: Phillimore.  

Saunders, D., & Lester, P. (2014). From the Leylands to Leeds 17 : Jewish Leeds in words and images . Leeds: [Leylands Books].   

Unsworth, R., & Stillwell, J. (2004). Twenty-first century Leeds : geographies of a regional city . Leeds: University of Leeds.  

Waterman, S. (2003). The Jews of Leeds in 2001: portrait of a community . London: Institute for Jewish Policy Research. 

 

Conceptualising & Theorising Community Development

Buchroth, Ilona and Parkin, Christine. (eds). 2010. Using theory in youth and community work practice. Exter: Learning Matters.

Collingwood, Lori and Gonzalez O'Brien, Benjamin. 2017. Sanctuary Cities.  Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Craig, Gary and Mayo, Marjorie.  1995. Community empowerment. London: Zed Books.

Gilchrist, Alison. 2009. The well connected community: a networking approach to community development. 2nd ed, Bristol: Policy Press.  

Gilchrist, Alison and Taylor, Marilyn . 2016. A short guide to community development. 2nd ed. Bristol: Policy Press.

Jeffs, Tony and Smith, Mark. 1996. Informal education, democracy and learning. Derby: Education Now Books.

Kratzman, McKnight, John. 1998. Building communities from the inside out. Chicago: ACTA publications.  

Ledwith, Margaret. 2011. Community development. 2nd ed. Bristol: Policy Press.  

Pitchford, Michael.  2008. Making spaces for community development.  Bristol: Policy Press.

Popple, Keith. 2017. Analysing community work. 2nd ed. Maidenhead: Open University Press.  

Putman, R.D., 2000, Bowling Alone, New York; Simon and Schuster Paperbacks.

McKnight, John and Block, Peter. 2010. The abundant community.  San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers Inc.

Twelvetrees, Alan. 2002. Community work. 3rd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

 

Participatory community development

Cornwall, Andrea. 2011. Participation Reader. London. Zed.

Cook, Bill and Kothari, Uma.( eds) Participation, the new tyranny. London: Zed.

Fitzsimons, A., Hope, M., Cooper, C., Russell, K. 2011. Empowerment and Participation in Youth Work. Exeter: Learning Matters.

Goodson, Lisa and Phillimore Jenny. 2012. Community Research for Participation.  Bristol: Policy Press.

Sapin, Kate. 2013. Essential skills for youth workers. 2nd ed. London: Sage Publications.

 

Funding proposal and project management training

Heneron, Paul and Thomas, David, N. 2002. Skills in neighbourhood work. 3rd ed.  London: Routledge.

Mizrahi, Terry and Morrison, John D.  1993. Community Organisation and Social Administration, Birmingham: The Haworth Press.

Murray, Robin, Caulier-Grice and Mulgan, Geoff. 2010. The open book of social innovation.  London: The Young Foundation

This list was last updated on 12/11/2019