Dr Sara Fregonese - Predictor Podcast (Ep68) - Conflict in the city

Jun 26, 2013, 01:53 PM

With the majority of the world’s population living in cities, the security of the urban environment is more relevant than ever. Sam talks to Dr Sara Fregonese, Birmingham Fellow in the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences and the Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security. Sara tells us about the research behind her book ‘The Radicals' City: Urban Environment, Polarisation, Cohesion’ explaining ‘the argument of the book in a nutshell is that social conditions and urban environments shape each other.’ But just how does the city we live in shape the life we lead, and is it always for the better?

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