Emerging spaces of neoliberalism : A gated town and a public housing project in ‹ stanbul

  title={Emerging spaces of neoliberalism : A gated town and a public housing project in ‹ stanbul},
  author={Ayfer Bartu Candan and Biray Kolluo},
  • Ayfer Bartu Candan, Biray Kolluo
  • Published 2008
‹stanbul has undergone a neoliberal restructuring over the past two decades. In this paper, we focus on two urban spaces that we argue to have emerged as part of this process—namely Göktürk, a gated town, and Bezirganbahçe, a public housing project. We examine these spaces as showcases of new forms of urban wealth and poverty in ‹stanbul, demonstrating the workings of the neoliberalization process and the forms of urbanity that emerge within this context. These are the two margins of the city… CONTINUE READING

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