St. Louis Metromorphosis

St. Louis Metromorphosis

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781883982508
Publisher: Missouri History Museum Press
Publication date: 08/28/2004
Pages: 350
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

 About the Editors

E. Terrence Jones is professor of political science and public policy administration at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. His most recent books are Fragmented by Design: Why St. Louis Has So Many Governments and The Metropolitan Chase.
 
Brady Baybeck is assistant professor of political science and public policy administration at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. He is a specialist in urban politics and geographic information systems, and his articles have appeared in Political Analysis, Political Geography, and Publius: The Journal of Federalism.

Table of Contents

Forewordvii
Prefaceix
1The St. Louis Region, 1950-2000: How We Have Changed1
2The Dynamics of Density in the St. Louis Region25
3The Transforming Economy51
4The Past, Present, and Future of the St. Louis Labor Force69
5Racial Inequality and Developmental Disparities in the St. Louis Region99
6African American Entrepreneurship in the St. Louis Metropolitan Region: Inner City Economics and Dispersion to the Suburbs143
7The St. Louis Transportation Transformation171
8Racial Housing Segregation in the St. Louis Area: Past, Present, and Future193
9City Neighborhoods: Housing Stability, Quality, and Affordability217
10Family and Household Types, 1950 to 2000: Where Have All the Cleavers Gone?235
11A Century--or More--of Homicide in St. Louis257
12The Municipal Market in the St. Louis Region: 1950-2000275
13Education and Race in St. Louis City and County293
14How St. Louis's Past Frames Its Future319
Index329

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