Susan Bickford's work raises important questions about gated communities. For further on-line readings on the issue, see:
1) Bill Smith Bowers and Tony Manzi, "Private Security and Public Space: New Approaches to the Theory and Practice of Gated Communities" European Journal of Spatial Development- ISSN 1650-9544- Refereed Articles Nov 2006- no 22. http://www.nordregio.se/EJSD/refereed22.pdf
2) Rowland Atkinson, "The politics of gating (A response to Private Security and Public Space by Manzi and Smith-Bowers)', Debate, May 2008, European Journal of Spatial Development. URL: www.nordregio.se/ESJD/refereed22.pdf
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