Book Review DIY Detroit: Making do in a city without services

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This fascinating, yet gritty, account of life in neighbourhoods suffering from long term decline will surely become one of the seminal studies concerned with urban regeneration and renewal. While there is reference to possible solutions in the opening and final chapters, these will have to be developed in other studies for which Kinder has provided a rigours and methodologically sound account of urban living without public services.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)500-501
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Urbanism
Issue number4
Early online date18 Apr 2017
Publication statusPublished - 2 Oct 2017


  • shrinking cities
  • civil society
  • governance


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