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Gottdiener, Mark

Overview
Works: 48 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 10,150 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HT334.U5, 307.76 S
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Gottdiener
The social production of urban space by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

25 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this second edition, M. Gottdiener assesses important new theoretical models of urban space - and their shortcomings - including the global perspective, the flexible accumulation school, postmodernism, the new international division of labor, and the "growth machine" perspective."--Cover
Cities in stress : a new look at the urban crisis by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

13 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new urban sociology by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

49 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Organized around an integrated paradigm--the sociospatial perspective--the fourth edition of [The new urban sociology] considers the impact of social factors such as race, class, gender, lifestyle, economics, culture, and politics on the development of metropolitan areas. Moving beyond the traditional city-suburb dichotomy, [this text] provides a unique focus on the continuously changing nature of metropolitan regions. It integrates the social ecological with the political economy paradigm through a fresh theoretical approach emphasizing the importance of space to social life and real estate to the economy and urban development. This fully revised edition features a new chapter on metropolitan social policy and expanded discussions of international regions, key concepts, and the effect of the economic crisis on housing markets, public policy, and urban development"--Back cover
Key concepts in urban studies by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series provides students with accessible and authoritative knowledge of the essential topics in a variety of disciplines. Cross-referenced throughout, the format encourages critical evaluation through understanding
Urban life in transition by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

11 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planned sprawl : private and public interests in suburbia by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

15 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theming of America : dreams, visions, and commercial spaces by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decline of urban politics : political theory and the crisis of the local state by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

14 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postmodern semiotics : material culture and the forms of postmodern life by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Turkish and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a treatment of semiotics from the perspective of postmodernism. It develops a theory of the role of symbols in postmodern culture, and aims to help the reader to analyze contemporary society by providing a series of case studies
The City and the sign : an introduction to urban semiotics( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las Vegas : the social production of an all-American city by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the perspective of the new urban sociology, this book is a historical account of how Las Vegas became a metropolitan area. Attention is paid to the role of the federal government in subsidizing growth, as it has done for the entire sunbelt, at the expense of the rest of the country: to the key actions of a select group of real estate developers who brought mass suburban housing to the desert; and to local public officials - some of whom worked to improve the region, and others who betrayed the people's trust for personal gain." "Las Vegas: The Social Production of an All-American City also addresses growing problems in the area, including an environmental crisis, increasing public debt, overcrowding in schools, gridlock traffic, the proliferation of special interests, and the poor performance of weak government."--Jacket
New forms of consumption : consumers, culture, and commodification by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume examines the ways in which consumerism has been approached by cultural studies, overlapping with theories of postmodernism, the social construction of self and the role of mass media in daily life
Capitalist development and crisis theory : accumulation, regulation, and spatial restructuring by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theming of America : dreams, media fantasies, and themed environments by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the air : surviving the new culture of air travel by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiotics( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiotics by Mark Gottdiener( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This four-volume set offers the most extensive, systematic and in-depth survey of the foundations and development of semiotics as a field. It covers foundational texts in semiotics, from the constitution of the field in the early 20th century, through its blossoming with the advent of structuralism in the 1960s and '70s and the formative dialogue between structuralism and Marxism. It goes on to present a representative selection of central essays in literary semiotics, narratology and poetics, the semiotics of anthropology, myth, art, architecture, music, theatre, film, fashion and other aspects of contemporary culture
Contemporary social theory( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiotics( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiotics( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Key concepts in urban studies
Alternative Names
Gottdiener, M.

Gottdiener, M. 1943-

Gottdiener, M. (Mark)

Gottdiener, Mark

Mark Gottdiener Amerikaans taalkundige

고트디너, M

고트디너, 마크

Languages
English (274)

Chinese (2)

Turkish (2)

Covers
The new urban sociologyKey concepts in urban studiesThe theming of America : dreams, visions, and commercial spacesPostmodern semiotics : material culture and the forms of postmodern lifeLas Vegas : the social production of an all-American cityNew forms of consumption : consumers, culture, and commodificationCapitalist development and crisis theory : accumulation, regulation, and spatial restructuringThe theming of America : dreams, media fantasies, and themed environments