Thinking Small: The United States and the Lure of Community Development

Thinking Small: The United States and the Lure of Community Development

by Daniel Immerwahr

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674984127
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 02/26/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Daniel Immerwahr is Associate Professor of History at Northwestern University.

Table of Contents

Preface: Modernization, Development, and Community ix

Introduction: Actually Existing Localism 1

1 When Small Was Big 15

2 Development without Modernization 40

3 Peasantville 66

4 Grassroots Empire 101

5 Urban Villages 132

Epilogue: What Is Dead and What Is Undead in Community Development? 164

Notes 187

Acknowledgments 245

Index 247

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