• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Gated Community

A gated community is a portion of public space that has, through the construction of physical walls or any other barrier, become separated out and privately controlled. Initially described by Richard Sennett in 1970 as purified communities, these enclosures subsequently have ...

Loading
  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles