Don Mitchell on Homelessness, Geography, Survival, and the Right to the City
By University at Buffalo Law School
Welcome to UBLaw Conversations, a production of University at Buffalo Law School and the Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy. Today is October 16, 2009, and I'm James Milles. Our guest today is Don Mitchell,
Distinguished Professor in Geography at the Maxwell School at Syracuse
University. Dr. Mitchell talks here about regulation of the homeless
through such techniques as the rise of automated surveillance systems
in cities, innovations in trespass law, and the criminalization of
sharing food i public. He is interviewed here by Irus Braverman,
Associate Professor of Law at The University at Buffalo Law School.
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