Testing Durban's cogency: The walls that divide


  • Monique Marks


This essay tries to focus on the routine security practices that suburban dwellers have developed, and how this has impacted on the building of ties and common personhood within suburban spaces. In particular, the study explores the ways in which boundaries are created, literally, around individual freestanding houses in the suburbs, and the consequences of this for social relations and for safety. 


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How to Cite

Marks, M. (2018). Testing Durban’s cogency: The walls that divide. L’architettura Delle città  - The Journal of the Scientific Society Ludovico Quaroni. Retrieved from http://architetturadellecitta.it/index.php/adc/article/view/192