Money Jungle: Imagining the New Times Square / Edition 1

Money Jungle: Imagining the New Times Square / Edition 1

by Benjamin Chesluk

ISBN-10: 0813541794

ISBN-13: 9780813541792

Pub. Date: 10/01/2007

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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Rutgers University Press
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Edition description:
New Edition
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6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     ix
About the Photographs     xi
Brilliant Corners: The Redevelopment of Times Square     1
Magnificent Spectacle: Real Estate, Theater, Advertising, and the History of Times Square     23
The New Spaces of Times Square: Commerce, Social Control, and the Built Environment     48
The Midtown Community Court: Intimacy and Power in an Experimental Courtroom     81
Times Square Ink.: Redevelopment of the Self     96
"Visible Signs of a City Out of Control": Images of Order and Disorder in Police-Community Dialogue     134
"It Doesn't Exist, But They're Selling It": The Debates over "Air Rights"     165
Conclusion: The Meanings of Times Square     188
Notes     197
Index     217

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