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On City Identity and Its Moral Dimensions

@inproceedings{Epting2015OnCI,
  title={On City Identity and Its Moral Dimensions},
  author={Shane Epting},
  year={2015}
}
  • Shane Epting
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • The majority of people on Earth now live in cities, and estimates hold that 60 percent of the world’s cities have yet to be built. Now is the time for philosophers to develop a philosophy of the city to address the forthcoming issues that urbanization will bring. In this dissertation, I respond to this need for a philosophy of the city by developing a theory of city identity, developing some of the theory’s normative implications, illustrating the theory with a case study, and outlining the… CONTINUE READING

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