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The Nature of Economies

Jane Jacobs - Biotic communities - 2001 - 190 pages
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Dark Age Ahead

Jane Jacobs - Business & Economics - 2007 - 256 pages
In this indispensable book, urban visionary Jane Jacobs argues that as agrarianism gives way to a technology-based future, we’re at risk of cultural collapse. Jacobs—renowned ...
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A Schoolteacher In Old Alaska: The Story of Hannah Breece

Jane Jacobs - History - 2011 - 336 pages
When Hannah Breece came to Alaska in 1904, it was a remote lawless wilderness of prospectors, murderous bootleggers, tribal chiefs, and Russian priests. She spent fourteen ...
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The Death and Life of Great American Cities

Jane Jacobs - Architecture - 1961 - 458 pages
Penetrating analysis of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations
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The Lost Massey Lectures: Recovered Classics from Five Great Thinkers

John Kenneth Galbraith, Paul Goodman, Jane Jacobs, Eric W. Kierans, Martin Luther King, Jr. - History - 2007 - 416 pages
The CBC Massey Lectures, Canada's preeminent public lecture series, are for many of us a highly anticipated annual feast of ideas. However, some of the finest lectures, by some ...
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Jane Jacobs: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations

Jane Jacobs - Biography & Autobiography - 2016 - 128 pages
“Jane Jacobs is the kind of writer who produces in her readers such changed ways of looking at the world that she becomes an oracle, or final authority.” —The New York Sun ...
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Vital Little Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs - Social Science - 2016 - 544 pages
A career-spanning selection of previously uncollected writings and talks by the legendary author and activist No one did more to change how we look at cities than Jane Jacobs ...
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Cities and the Wealth of Nations

Jane Jacobs - Social Science - 2016 - 272 pages
In this eye-opening work of economic theory, Jane Jacobs argues that it is cities—not nations—that are the drivers of wealth. Challenging centuries of economic orthodoxy, in ...
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Social Security Pension Reform in Europe

Martin Feldstein, Horst Siebert - Political Science - 2009 - 500 pages
Social Security in the United States and in Europe is at a critical juncture. Through the essays assembled in Social Security Pension Reform in Europe, Martin Feldstein and ...
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