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Inside Culture: Art and Class in the American Home

David Halle - Art - 1996 - 278 pages
Dubbed as "You Are What You Hang (or Don't)" by the New York Times,Inside Culture takes us on a tour of 160 homes in and around New York City, from affluent townhouses on ...
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New York's New Edge: Contemporary Art, the High Line, and Urban Megaprojects ...

David Halle, Elisabeth Tiso - Social Science - 2014 - 432 pages
The story of New York’s west side no longer stars the Sharks and the Jets. Instead it’s a story of urban transformation, cultural shifts, and an expanding contemporary art ...
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New York, Chicago, Los Angeles: America's Global Cities

Janet L. Abu-Lughod - Social Science - 1999 - 580 pages
New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles -- for all their differences, they are quintessentially American cities. They are also among the handful of cities on the earth that can be ...
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The Urban Voter: Group Conflict and Mayoral Voting Behavior in American Cities

Karen M. Kaufmann - Political Science - 2004 - 248 pages
Investigates the mayoral politics of New York and Los Angeles to reveal the role that interracial conflict plays in local voting decisions
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The City at Stake: Secession, Reform, and the Battle for Los Angeles

Raphael J. Sonenshein - Political Science - 2013 - 352 pages
The City at Stake tells the dramatic story of how the nation's second-largest city completed a major reform of its government in the face of a deeply threatening movement for ...
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Ethnic Los Angeles

Roger Waldinger, Mehdi Bozorgmehr - Social Science - 1996 - 512 pages
Since 1965 more immigrants have come to Los Angeles than anywhere else in the United States. These newcomers have rapidly and profoundly transformed the city's ethnic makeup ...
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Preserving Privilege: California Politics, Propositions, and People of Color

Jewelle Taylor Gibbs, Teiahsha Bankhead - Political Science - 2001 - 230 pages
As the most populous US state moves toward the country's first non-white majority in the first decade of the century, Gibbs and Bankhead (both social work, U. of California ...
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