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The Resource Cities and Society

Cities and Society

Label
Cities and Society
Title
Cities and Society
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This distinctive anthology contains classic and first-rate contemporary writings that have had a major impact on the field of urban sociology and urban studies. The expert and well-known scholars who have written these essays cover central topics that have evolved over the past 25 years
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Kleniewski, Nancy
Dewey number
307.76
Index
index present
LC call number
HT108 .C523 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell readers in sociology
Series volume
13
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  • Sociology, Urban
  • Cities and towns
  • Urban economics
  • Urban policy
  • Globalization
  • Cities and towns
  • Globalization
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban economics
  • Urban policy
  • Stadscultuur
  • Stedelijke economie
  • Stedelijk beleid
  • Internationalisatie
  • Globalisierung
  • Kommunalpolitik
  • Stadt
  • Stadtsoziologie
  • Stadtökonomie
Label
Cities and Society
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prelims; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Contemporary Issues in Urban Sociology; 1 The City as a Growth Machine: Toward a; 2 Urban Restructuring: A Critical View; 3 Space and Status; 4 Los Angeles and the Chicago School: Invitation to a Debate; 5 Modernity, Post-modernity and Urban Culture; 6 Overview of Global Cities; 7 The Urban-Rural Interface and Migration; 8 Community, Ethnicity, and Urban Sociology; 9 The New Urban Reality; 10 The Return of the Sweatshop; 11 Understanding Homelessness: From Global to Local; 12 Economic Restructuring and Redevelopment
  • 13 Gentrification, Cuisine, and the Critical Infrastructure:14 Gazing on History; 15 Neo-Bohemia: Art and Neighborhood Redevelopment; 16 Chaos or Community? Directions for Public Policy; 17 The Missing Link; 18 Fortress LA; 19 Economic Inequality and Public Policy:; 20 The Challenge of Urban Sprawl; Index
Control code
437146126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (354 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405137331
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437146126
Label
Cities and Society
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prelims; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Contemporary Issues in Urban Sociology; 1 The City as a Growth Machine: Toward a; 2 Urban Restructuring: A Critical View; 3 Space and Status; 4 Los Angeles and the Chicago School: Invitation to a Debate; 5 Modernity, Post-modernity and Urban Culture; 6 Overview of Global Cities; 7 The Urban-Rural Interface and Migration; 8 Community, Ethnicity, and Urban Sociology; 9 The New Urban Reality; 10 The Return of the Sweatshop; 11 Understanding Homelessness: From Global to Local; 12 Economic Restructuring and Redevelopment
  • 13 Gentrification, Cuisine, and the Critical Infrastructure:14 Gazing on History; 15 Neo-Bohemia: Art and Neighborhood Redevelopment; 16 Chaos or Community? Directions for Public Policy; 17 The Missing Link; 18 Fortress LA; 19 Economic Inequality and Public Policy:; 20 The Challenge of Urban Sprawl; Index
Control code
437146126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (354 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405137331
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437146126

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