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Gentryfikacja i zmiany w obrazie przestępczości
Gentrification and Crime Rate Trends

Author(s): Agnieszka Barczykowska
Subject(s): Social development, Criminology, Rural and urban sociology, Economic development
Published by: Społeczna Akademia Nauk
Keywords: gentrification; crime; neighborhood; city;

Summary/Abstract: Gentrification is more often mentioned among the processes transforming the contemporary city. The term denotes a series of social and economic transformations, occurring in neglected urban areas due to the influx of new residents with a high socio-economic status. The article focuses on the coexistence of gentrification and the phenomenon of crime.

  • Issue Year: 19/2018
  • Issue No: 3.3
  • Page Range: 51-63
  • Page Count: 13
  • Language: Polish