Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 August 2009

392 Pages | 27 figures, 31 tables, 8 halftones

227 x 178mm

ISBN: 9780195430110

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Urban Canada

Second Edition

Harry Hiller

  • Thoroughly Canadian. The only ground-up Canadian urban sociology text on the market, covering topics that are unique to the Canadian experience.
  • Current. Relevant and up-to-date, this contributed volume presents the most recent research and census data.
  • Authoritative. Unites Canadian experts in the field to give students access to respected, cutting-edge research.
  • Diverse coverage. A wide-ranging overview is provided through the inclusion of a variety of topic areas - gender, housing, homelessness, and consumer culture are just some of the issues covered.
  • Accessible. Material is written with the undergraduate student in mind and supported by informative tables, charts, and figures.
  • Chapter on history of Canadian urbanization is 'the only one of its kind'