ISBN-10:
147424081X
ISBN-13:
9781474240819
Pub. Date:
04/21/2016
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Protecting Suburban America: Gentrification, Advocacy and the Historic Imaginary

Protecting Suburban America: Gentrification, Advocacy and the Historic Imaginary

by Denise Lawrence-Zuniga
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ISBN-13: 9781474240819
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 04/21/2016
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Denise Lawrence-Zuniga is Professor of Architecture and a sociocultural anthropologist at the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Framing Preservation
2. Discovering Material Agency: Making of the Preservation Homeowner
3. Restoration Strategies: Imagining the Past and Reconstructing Historic Meaning
4. History Preservation Cosmology: Municipal Regulations and City Dynamics
5. Local Level Preservation and Exclusion: Traditional Elites
6. Gentrification: Education, Reform and Advocacy
7. Immigrant Challenges: Communicating Preservation Values Across the Cultural Divide in Alhambra
8. Conclusion: Toward an Anthropology of Suburbia
Bibliography
Index

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