The Public City

The Public City

by Philip J. Ethington
     
 

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Philip J. Ethington challenges the assumptions of several decades of urban history that treat American urban politics as the expression of social-group community experience.
Instead, he maintains in The Public City, social-group identities of race, class, ethnicity, and gender were politically constructed in the public sphere in the process of political

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Philip J. Ethington challenges the assumptions of several decades of urban history that treat American urban politics as the expression of social-group community experience.
Instead, he maintains in The Public City, social-group identities of race, class, ethnicity, and gender were politically constructed in the public sphere in the process of political mobilization and journalistic discourse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520230019
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
04/06/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.25(d)

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