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Post-revanchist cities?

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This intervention focuses on how national-level rhetoric aimed at impugning “others” has thrived of late, but how concomitantly 1990s-style urban revanchism has faded in cities that were once punitive crucibles against the homeless. Using Los Angeles as case study, I argue that the recent trend has been to grudgingly support the homeless, increasingly via taxpayer initiatives, leading to a potential but stymied post-revanchist city. If the spirit of revanchism remains, it is through the persistent NIMBY opposition to housing the homeless.
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Keywords: Los Angeles; NIMBY; Revanchism

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Publication date: August 9, 2019

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