Book Reviews

Céline Loudier-Malgouyres, Le retrait résidentiel à l’heure de la métropolisation [Withdrawal into residential enclaves at a time of metropolitanisation], Paris, Presses universitaires de France, La ville en débat, 2013, 96 p.

Lorraine Bozouls  By the same author


Céline Loudier-Malgouyres is an urban planning consultant who has written a series of innovative studies that transpose the concept of gated community developed in the American context to the situation in France. By examining what drives the phenomenon, the author calls into question a number of common assumptions while giving a detailed account of French variations on gated communities.

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