March 2021 TOC Journal of Urban History Vol. 47 No. 2

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Special Section

 

Resilience in Seaports

Guest Editor: Carola Hein and Dirk Schubert

 

Introduction: Resilience, Disaster and Rebuilding in Modern Port Cities

 

            Carola Hein, Dirk Schubert                               

 

Resilience, Path Dependence and the Port: The Case of Savannah

           

            Stephen Ramos                                                

 

St. Petersburg Port through Disasters: Challenges and Resilience

 

            Kirill B. Nazarenko and Maria A. Smirnova            

 

The Resilience of the Port Cities of Trieste, Rijeka and Koper

 

            Lucija Ažman Momirski                                           

 

Agents of Change in a Changing World: Treaty Port Nagasaki and the Limitations of Local Resilience

 

            Jessa Dahl                                                      

 

Social Resilience in Disaster Recovery Planning for Fishing Port Cities: a comparative study of pre-war and twenty-first-century tsunami recovery planning in the northern part of Japan

 

            Izumi Kuroishi                                               

 

The Port of Hamburg in the 1940s and 1950s: Physical Reconstruction and Political Restructuring in the Aftermath of World War II

 

            Christoph Strupp                                            

 

The Lisbon Waterfront: perspectives on resilience in the transition from the 20th to the 21st Century

            Pedro R. Garcia                                             

           

Resilience and Path dependence - A comparative study of the port cities of London, Hamburg and Philadelphia

 

            Carola Hein, Dirk Schubert                           

 

 

Article

 

Architecture Beyond Ideology: The Politics of Forgotten Landmarks in Communist East Germany

Andrew Demshuk                                                      

 

 

Review Essays

 

Who is an Urbanist?

 

            Ian Klaus                                

 

Patricia M. DeMarco (2017). Pathways to Our Sustainable Future: A Global Perspective from Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 312 + xiv pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, $24.95 (paper).

 

John Tutino and Martin V. Melosi (2019). New World Cities: Challenges of Urbanization and Globalization in the Americas. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 318 + xii pp., maps, tables, contributors, index, $34.95 (paper).

 

James H. Spencer (2015). Globalization and Urbanization: The Global Urban Ecosystem. New York: Rowman & Littlefield, 252 + xi pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, $27.95 (paper).

 

Göran Therborn (2017). Cities of Power: The Urban, the National, the Popular, the Global. New York: Verso, 408 pp., illustrations, endnotes, index, $35.95 (cloth).

 

 

Ordinary Whiteness: Affect, Kinship, and the Moral Economy of Privilege

 

            Ana Y. Ramos-Zayas                        

 

Erika Lee (2019). America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States. New York: Basic Books, 338 pp., sources, notes, index, illustrations, $32.00 (cloth).

 

Felix Harcourt (2017). Ku Klux Kulture: America and the Klan in the 1920s. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 253 pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, $45.00 (cloth).

 

George Lipsitz (2018). The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit from Identity Politics. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, xxix + 283 pp., notes, index, $32.95 (paper).

 

Michael T. Maly and Heather M. Dalmage (2015). Vanishing Eden: White Construction of Memory, Meaning, and Identity in a Racially Changing City. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 170 + x pp., notes, references, index, $28.95 (paper).

 

 

New Directions in the Study of Urban Slavery

 

            Andrea Mosterman                          

 

Tiya Miles (2017). The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits. New York: New Press. 261 pp., maps, graphs, illustrations, notes, index, $27.95 (cloth).

 

Paul Musselwhite (2019). Urban Dreams, Rural Commonwealth: The Rise of Plantation Society in the Chesapeake. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 269 + xii pp., illustrations, notes, index, $50.00 (cloth).