ANT 345C notes for Final

ANT 345C notes for Final - ANT 345C notes for Final October...

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ANT 345C notes for Final 29/10/2007 10:06:00 October 29 zukin on culture culture is industrialized in terms of mass production Zukin, the cultures of Cities Culture is big business, forms an economic basis Culture is also a means of control, setting inclusion and exclusion barriers  Disneyfication Business improvement districts o Group of businesses form a corporation, tax themselves, police  themselves in order to establish visual and social control of public  spaces and streets Community-interest developments o  themed spaces – homeowners association aspect of cities are increasingly shaped like a theme park vs. Haussmannization? Haussmannization o State sponsored o Publicization of urban space – made more public space in the city o Destroyed the “walking city” Zukin, “leaning from Disney”
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Formula: CityWalk Los Angeles is a Sim City Critiques of john jerge – architecture of the CityWalk Las Vegas Simulating real place – New York, New York Casino Documentary called the Gods of Time Square
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