Race and Marginality

 

 

 

“Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 21-2 (June 1997), “Events and Debate”: 341-353.
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Responses, Reprints & Translations

Responses: Michael B. Katz, “Comment on Loïc J.D. Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 21-2, June 1997, pp. 354-356; Janet Abu-Lughod, “The Specificity of the Chicago Ghetto: Comment on Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises’,” ibid., pp. 357-363; Herbert Gans, “Uses and Misuses of Concepts in American Social Science Research: Variations on Loïc Wacquant’s Theme of ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” ibid., 21-3, September 1997, pp. 504-507; Javier Auyero, “Wacquant in the Argentine Slums: Comment on Loïc Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” ibid., pp. 508-511; Kenneth L. Kusmer, “Ghettos Real and Imagined: A Historical Comment on Loïc Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” ibid., 21-4, December 1997, pp. 706-711; Paul Jargowski, “Response to Loïc J.D. Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” ibid., 22-1, February 1998, pp. 160-163; Ceri Peach, “Loïc Wacquant’s ‘Three Pernicious Premises in the Study of the American Ghetto’,” ibid., 22-3, September 1998, pp. 507-510; Sharon Zukin, “How ‘Bad’ Is It?: Institutions and Intentions in the Study of the American Ghetto,” ibid., 22-3, February 1998, pp. 511-520.
Reprinted in John M. Hagedorn (ed.), Gangs in the Global City: Alternatives to Traditional Criminology, Urbana and Chicago, University of Illinois Press, 2007, pp. 34-53.
Shorter version previously published in Portuguese: “Três premissas perniciosas no estudo do gueto norte-americano,” Mana: Estudos de Antropologia Social (Rio de Janeiro), 2-2, October 1996, pp. 145-161.
French translation: “Trois tendances pernicieuses dans l’étude du ghetto américain,” M: Mensuel Marxisme Mouvement (special issue on “Mégalopole USA”), 85-86, November-December 1996, pp. 36-41.
German: “Drei irreführende Prämissen bei der Untersuchung der amerikanischen Ghettos,” in Wilhelm Heitmeyer, Rainer Dollase and Otto Backes (eds.), Die Krise der Städte: Analysen zu den Folgen desintegrativer Stadentwicklung für das ethnisch-kulturelle Zusammenleben, Frankfurt, Suhrkamp Verlag, 1998, pp. 194-210.
Italian: “Tre perniciose premesse nell’analisi del ghetto americano,” in Alfredo Alietti and Sonia Paone (eds.), Distopie urbane. Immagini e realtà della segregazione socio-spaziale nelle città contemporane, Milano, Franco Angeli, 2010.

Symposium on Urban Outcasts in City (December 2007 and April 2008)

Chatterton, Paul. 2007. “Banlieues, the Hyperghetto and Advanced Marginality: A Symposium on Loic Wacquant’s Urban Outcasts.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 357-363.

Tissot, Sylvie. 2007. “The role of race and class in urban marginality: Discussing Loic Wacquant’s comparison between USA and France.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 364-369.

White, Elisa Joy. 2007. “(Un)ghetto fabulous: Thoughts on Loic Wacquant’s Urban Outcasts.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 370-377.

Marcuse, Peter. 2007. “Putting space in its place: Reassessing the spatiality of the ghetto and advanced marginality.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 378-383.

Mendieta, Eduardo. 2007. “Penalized spaces: The ghetto as prison and the prison as ghetto.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 384-390.

Ruggiero, Vincenzo. 2007. “Marginal economies and collective action.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 391-398.

Abu-Lughod, Janet. 2007. “The challenge of comparative case studies.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 399-404.

Pereira, Virgilio Borges. 2007. “Class, ethnicity, Leviathan and place.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 405-412.

Small, Mario Luis. 2007. “Is there such a thing as ‘the ghetto’? The perils of assuming that the South Side of Chicago represents poor black neighborhoods.” City 11, no. 3 (December): 413-421.

Musterd, Sako. 2008. “Diverse Poverty Neighbourhoods: Reflections on ‘Urban Outcasts’.” City 12, no. 1 (April): 107-114.

Symposium on Urban Outcasts in Urban Geography (February 2010)

Slater, Tom. 2010. “Review Symposium—Introduction.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 141-143.

Agnew, John A. 2010. “Slums, Ghettos, and Urban Marginality.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 144-147.

Gilbert, Melissa R. 2010. “Place, Space, and Agency: Moving Beyond the Homogenous ‘Ghetto’.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 148-152.

Herbert, Steve. 2010. “From the South Side to Susanville: Tracing the Logics and Geographies of Contemporary Segregation.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 153-157.

Nobles, Melissa. 2010. “‘Here a Ghetto, There a Ghetto”: The Value and Peril of Comparative Study.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 158-161.

Slater, Tom. 2010. “Ghetto Blasting: On Loic Wacquant’s Urban Outcasts.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 162-168.

Theodore, Nik. 2010. “Urban Underclass: The Wayward Travels of a Chaotic Concept.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 169-174.

Western, John. 2010. “Just How Different? Loic Wacquant’s Chicago-Paris Comparison.” Urban Geography 32, no. 2 (February-March): 175-178.

Symposium in on Urban Outcasts in International Journal of Urban and Regional Research (September 2009)

Simone, AbdouMaliq. 2009. “Debate on Urban Outcasts: Preface.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 827.

Maloutas, Thomas. 2009. “Urban Outcasts: A Contextualized Outlook on Advanced Marginality.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 828-834.

Dangschat, Jens S. 2009. “Space Matters—Marginalization and Its Places.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 835-840.

Wu, Fulong. 2009. “The State and Marginality: Reflections on Urban Outcasts from China's Urban Transition.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September):  841-847.

Caldeira, Teresa P R. 2009. “Marginality, Again?!” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 848-853.

Agier, Michel. 2009. “The Ghetto, the Hyperghetto and the Fragmentation of the World” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 854-857.

Pattillo, Mary. 2009. “Revisiting Loïc Wacquant's Urban Outcasts.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 33, no. 3 (September): 858-864.