Umbrella Terminology/Names for module (Terminology (Laissez-faire…
Umbrella Terminology/Names for module
- Making Development Geography - The subaltern are peoples who have voices silenced and are institutionally marginalised. Subaltern theory argues for greater representation of such groups of people to be represented and voiced in formulations of policy and practice as opposed to the norm of white males deciding what is best for a group they have little experience of. It results in policies being problematic and flawed.
**Roy (2011) The subaltern urban is "an outside that by being inside introduces a 'radical decidability' to the analysis of urbanism". Urban totality is important for urban theories.
Thematic, theoretical and empirical perspectives
Graham and Marvin, 2001
A term referring to ways in which infrastructures, including information and communication technologies can fragment the experience of the city.
Equality, equity and intersectionality
Multidimensionality of poverty
"Accumulation by Dispossession" - Harvey, 2003
Jockin Arputham, head of Slum Dwellers Foundation in India