Urban Fortunes: The Political Economy of Place / Edition 2

Urban Fortunes: The Political Economy of Place / Edition 2

by John R. Logan, Harvey L. Molotch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520254287

ISBN-13: 9780520254282

Pub. Date: 08/28/2007

Publisher: University of California Press


This sociological classic is updated with a new preface by the authors looking at developments in the study of urban planning during the twenty-year life of this influential work.  See more details below

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This sociological classic is updated with a new preface by the authors looking at developments in the study of urban planning during the twenty-year life of this influential work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520254282
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Edition description:
20th Anniversary Edition, With a New Preface
Pages:
413
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

1. The Social Construction of Cities

2. Places as Commodities

3. The City as a Growth Machine

4. Homes: Exchange and Sentiment in the Neighborhood

5. How Government Matters

6. Overcoming Resistance to Value-free Development

7. The Dependent Future

References

Name Index

Subject Index

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