The uses of disorder: personal identity & city life

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1970 - Social Science - 198 pages
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It's difficult to believe that Sennett published this book when he was just 27-years-old. The book, written during the aftermath of the urban race riots that followed the assassination of Martin ... Read full review

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Full disclosure: I did not finish this book. For me, this book was more interesting as a historical document, and (perhaps) as a reminder of how embarrassing our young selves can be when viewed ... Read full review

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Contents

chapter one Purified Identity
3
two The Myth of a Purified Community
27
three How Cities Bring the Myth to Life
50
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