AfterCulture: Detroit and the Humiliation of History

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Wayne State University Press, Jan 1, 1993 - Social Science - 216 pages
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Herron (English, American studies, Wayne State U.) writes seriously and observantly, yet accessibly, about Detroit and what its current condition represents. He analyzes what has happened as middle-class culture has collapsed there, drawing from direct experience as an occupant and extrapolating implications for other American cities. No index. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
 

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I'm reviewing this, and at some slight length, because it's an academic text that I think gets few casual readers, and fewer casual reviews. I've long thought that the decline of Detroit from a proud ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
Coverage
31
Shopping
75
Violence
117
Renewal
155
Conclusion
203
Bibliography
211
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