Good Neighbors: Gentrifying Diversity in Boston's South End
Released! 06/09/2015
Good Neighbors: Gentrifying Diversity in Boston's South End
by Sylvie Tissot
Hardcover

Cities are the prime locus of class conflict today. Often described as gentrification, the material bases and concrete manifestations of this new form of social violence have too often gone uncharted, however. Through a historical and ethnographical account of the changing face of one former working-class neighborhood in Boston, Good Neighbors provides fascinating insights into how the urban elites have reshaped the neighborhood they now inhabit.

Investigating the mix of inclus... read more