When Public Housing Was Paradise: Building Community in Chicago

When Public Housing Was Paradise: Building Community in Chicago

by J. S. Fuerst, D. Bradford Hunt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0252072138

ISBN-13: 9780252072130

Pub. Date: 01/28/2005

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252072130
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Ch. 1The vision and its implementers : the staff of the CHA9
Ch. 2Laboratories for leadership41
Ch. 3Gateway to the American dream75
Ch. 4Reflections on integration, segregation, and choice101
Ch. 5Investments in the mind : the importance of education125
Ch. 6The building of character : religion, sports, and music151
Ch. 7And the band played on and on ... and then off key : residents who stayed in CHA179

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