SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.27 issue82Construyendo ciudades inseguras: temor y violencia en ArgentinaEstrategia(s) de desarrollo regional bajo el nuevo escenario global-local: revisión crítica sobre su(s) potencialidad(es) y límites author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

Share


EURE (Santiago)

Print version ISSN 0250-7161

Abstract

SABATINI, Francisco; CACERES, Gonzalo  and  CERDA, Jorge. Segregación residencial en las principales ciudades chilenas: Tendencias de las tres últimas décadas y posibles cursos de acción. EURE (Santiago) [online]. 2001, vol.27, n.82, pp.21-42. ISSN 0250-7161.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0250-71612001008200002.

The pattern of residential segregation is undergoing two crucial changes in Chilean cities: its geographical scale is shifting, and segregation’s malignancy is increasing. Seemingly, these changes are affecting most of Latin American cities. They are linked to the land markets’ liberalization policies and to the processes of economic and cultural globalization of the past decades. This paper presents empirical data showing the effects of these changes for three Chilean cities (Santiago, Valparaíso, Concepción); and theoretically discusses the relationship between social inequality and spatial segregation, rejecting the usual approach that considers the latter as a mere spatial reflection of the first

Keywords : Residential Segregation; Malignancy; Social Inequality; Chilean cities.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in Spanish

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License