Urban Fortunes: The Political Economy of Place, 20th Anniversary Edition, With a New Preface / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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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.
|Publisher:||University of California Press|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.10(d)|
About the Author
John R. Logan is Professor of Sociology at Brown University. Harvey L. Molotch is Professor of Sociology at New York University.
Table of ContentsPreface to the 20th Anniversary Edition Preface to the First Edition 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 Ícaro|Ícaro|Ícaro|Index Subject lndex
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"Among a rare breed."Journal of Regional Science