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Author Vasudevan, Alexander
Title Metropolitan Preoccupations : The Spatial Politics of Squatting in Berlin
Imprint New York : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2015
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Series Editors' Preface -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Chapter One Introduction: Making Radical Urban Politics -- Spatialising the Anti-Authoritarian Revolt -- The Squatted City -- Towards a Spatial Grammar of Squatting -- Notes -- Chapter Two Crisis and Critique -- The Making of the Tenement City -- Tenant Trouble: Rent Strikes in Weimar Berlin -- Re-building a Divided City -- Re-animating the 'Housing Question' -- Notes -- Chapter Three Resistance and Autonomy -- 'The Berlin Commune' -- Performing the Political -- From Protest to Occupation -- Spatialising the New Left? -- Notes -- Chapter Four Antagonism and Repair -- "Wir wollen alles und wollen es jetzt": Re-imagining Protest in 1970s Berlin -- From Demolition to Occupation: Squatting the City -- Making 'Free Space': The Material and Emotional Geographies of Squatting -- From Resistance to Pacification: The Decline of the West Berlin Scene -- Notes -- Chapter Five Separation and Renewal -- Schwarzwohnen: An Alternative History of Housing in East Berlin -- Occupying a Vacuum: Squatting after the Fall of the Berlin Wall -- Postscript -- Notes -- Chapter Six Capture and Experimentation -- Squatting as Art: Performing Architectural Activism in the New Berlin -- From Creativity to Experimentation -- Reclaiming the Radical City -- The Autonomous City? -- Notes -- Chapter Seven Conclusion: "Der Kampf geht weiter" -- Notes -- References -- Archives and Archival Collections -- Magazines and Periodicals -- Newspapers -- Secondary Sources -- Index -- EULA
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Vasudevan, Alexander Metropolitan Preoccupations : The Spatial Politics of Squatting in Berlin New York : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2015 9781118750599
Subject Protest movements - Germany - Berlin - History - 20th century
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