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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Week 1 – Introduction

Introduction to urban sociology...
6 videos (Total 45 minutos), 2 readings
6 videos
Ancient cities11m
Words to qualify cities and the urban world5m
A world of cities or a generalised urban world ?6m
Definitions6m
Models and urban sociology7m
2 lecturas
Urbanisation processes10m
References10m
Semana
2
2 horas para completar

Week 2 – European City

European city model...
6 videos (Total 36 minutos), 6 readings
6 videos
Municipal revolution and the fragile political autonomy9m
The weberian model of the « Occidental city »6m
Neo weberian model part 15m
Neo weberian model part 24m
The Los Angeles case study4m
6 lecturas
Historical emergence of european cities10m
The urban bourgeoisie10m
The Venice Case study10m
Municipal revolution and the fragile political autonomy v210m
How useful is the European city model10m
References10m
Semana
3
1 hora para completar

Week 3 – Colonial City

Colonial city model...
5 videos (Total 28 minutos), 5 readings
5 videos
Inequality, segregation and the colonial political order part 14m
Inequality, segregation and the colonial political order part 25m
Features of colonial cities5m
Legacy of colonisation, post colonial cities ? v17m
5 lecturas
Colonial empires and the making of colonial cities10m
Do colonisers need cities ?10m
A model of colonial cities ?10m
Legacy of colonisation, post colonial cities ? v210m
References10m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

Week 4 – Industrial City

Industrial city model...
4 videos (Total 28 minutos), 7 readings
4 videos
Two waves of industrialization8m
The making of the industrial city as a social structure7m
Methods and variables of the marxist industrial agglomeration model5m
7 lecturas
The Industrial revolution and the emergence of the industrial cities/urban regions10m
The conditions of the working class: exploitation, poverty, inequalities10m
The physical infrastructure of the industrial metropolis10m
Industrial cities beyond Europe, Chicago takes the lead10m
A marxist interpretation of the industrial city10m
Industrial cities after the West and the industrial city model10m
References10m
Semana
5
2 horas para completar

Week 5 – Metropolis

Metropolis model...
5 videos (Total 34 minutos), 7 readings
5 videos
European capitals of the great nation states of the 19th century turn into metropolis7m
Metropolis in the south5m
The human ecology of cities and the US coming of age of urban sociology9m
Competition and the development of the metropolis6m
7 lecturas
New York, the American metropolis10m
Buenos Aires10m
Metropolis and the urban way of life10m
"The City" by Louis Wirth10m
The segregated metropolis, race and class, measures and cultural making of boundaries part 110m
The segregated metropolis, race and class, measures and cultural making of boundaries part 210m
References10m
Semana
6
2 horas para completar

Week 6 – Global City

Global city model...
4 videos (Total 26 minutos), 7 readings
4 videos
Globalization6m
Big cities with advanced economic functions ?7m
Conclusion Global city4m
7 lecturas
The rise of mega cities10m
The financiarisation of the city, real estates, utilities10m
A model of the urbanization of capital10m
Scott and Storper and the new economic geography10m
Cities of flows and nodes of networks10m
Unequal City10m
References10m
Semana
7
2 horas para completar

Week 7 – Post Metropolis

Post metroplis model...
4 videos (Total 32 minutos), 6 readings
4 videos
Conflictual cities, Contested cities, rejecting modernism, capitalism and the state8m
Beyond modernism the cultural turn of urban studies10m
Culture and entertainment are back in town, the city of visitors6m
6 lecturas
Different urban worlds10m
Urban Riots10m
informal settlements, networks and illegalities part 110m
informal settlements, networks and illegalities part 210m
Conclusion Post Metrpolis10m
References10m
Semana
8
1 hora para completar

Week 8 – Digital City

Digital city model...
6 videos (Total 37 minutos), 5 readings
6 videos
Introduction to smart city – Part 29m
Maps and networks – Part 12m
Maps and networks – Part 28m
Smart city model – Part 18m
Sustainable city6m
5 lecturas
Maps and networks – Part 310m
Smart city model - Part 210m
Access and online activity in the city10m
Transforming life - transforming India10m
References10m
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por SBOct 19th 2017

So far the best course at coursera. The resource persons are superb. no words for the superb designing of the course.

por TSJun 25th 2017

Teacher who tech about Urban Sociology in this course which me know anymore. Thank!

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Patrick Le Galès

Centre d'études européennes

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