Urbanizing citizenship : contested spaces in Indian cities / ed. by Renu Desai and Romola Sanyal.Publisher: New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2012Description: xiv, 246 p. : illISBN: 9788132107309 (hard back)Subject(s): Cities and towns-Growth | Forced migration-India | Urbanization-Social aspects-India | India-Social conditions-21st Century | India-Politics and government-21st Century | Citizenship-India | Cities and towns-IndiaDDC classification: 307.760 954
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
List of tables and figures -- Foreword / James holston -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: urbanizing citizenship : contested spaces in Indian cities / Renu Desai and Romola Sanyal -- Governance and citizenship in the neoliberal city -- Entrepreneurial urbanism in the time of Hindutva : city imagineering, place marketing, and citizenship in Ahmedabad / Renu Desai -- Democratic urban citizenship and mega-project development in globalizing Mumbai / Liza Weinstein -- The politics of persuasion : gendered slum citizenship in neoliberal Mumbai / Sapana Doshi -- Reengineering citizenship : municipal reforms and the politics of "e-grievance redressal" in Karnataka's cities / Malini Ranganathan -- Protest and claims-making in the Indian city -- Clean air, dirty logic : environmental activism, citizenship, and the public sphere in Delhi / Sunalini Kumar -- Who operates and who agitate? : a class-wise investigation of contentious action and citizenship in Varanasi, India / Jolie M.F. Wood -- Linking urban vulnerability, extralegal security, and civil violence : the case of the urban dispossessed in Mumbai / Jaideep Gupte -- Displaced borders : shifting politics of squatting in Calcutta / Romola Sanyal -- Afterword: in other words : the Indian city and the promise of citizenship / Janaki Nair -- About the editors and contributors -- Index.