Behind the Gates: Life, Security, and the Pursuit of Happiness in Fortress America
Explores the trend for the upper and middle classes to move into gated communities. It looks at what has sparked this phenomenon and what life is like inside these suburban fortresses.
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Why do people move to private gated communities, and what does this mean for the enclave within the gates and for the larger society without? Inspired by an awkward visit to her sister's high-security ... Read full review
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Setha M. Low
No preview available - 2003