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Colonizing, Decolonizing, and Globalizing Kolkata : From a Colonial to a Post-Marxist City - (Hardcover)

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Colonizing, Decolonizing, and Globalizing Kolkata offers an extended analysis of the architecture and urban planning of Kolkata from the earliest days of colonialism through independence and on into the twenty-first century, all set in the larger context of Indian cities’ architecture and urban planning. What Siddhartha Sen shows is the transformation of a colonial city into a Marxist one — and ongoing attempts to further transform Kolkata into a global city. Richly illustrated, the book carefully situates architecture, design, and urban planning within Kolkata’s political economy and social milieu.
Number of Pages: 289
Genre: Architecture, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Architecture
Series Title: Asian Cities
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Amsterdam Univ Pr
Author: Siddhartha Sen
Language: English
Street Date: September 15, 2017
TCIN: 51718971
UPC: 9789462981119
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-8002
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