When the spell is broken: gentrification, urban tourism and privileged discontent in the Amsterdam canal district

Abstract

Expansion of urban tourism in historic districts in European cities is putting increasing pressure on these areas as places to live. In Amsterdam, an ever-growing number of tourists visit the famous canal district, which also forms the home of a group of long-term, upper-middle-class residents. While such residents are generally depicted as instigators of… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1474474017706176

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