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How East New York Became a Ghetto

Walter Thabit - History - 2003 - 304 pages
The Left Behind series by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins has become a popular culture phenomenon, selling an astonishing 40 million copies to date. These novels, written by ...
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Whose Detroit?: Politics, Labor, and Race in a Modern American City

Heather Ann Thompson - History - 2004 - 304 pages
Heather Ann Thompson focuses in detail on the struggles of Motor City residents during the 1960s and early 1970s and finds that conflict continued to plague the inner city and ...
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Building the South Side: Urban Space and Civic Culture in Chicago, 1890-1919

Robin F. Bachin - History - 2004 - 434 pages
Building the South Side explores the struggle for influence that dominated the planning and development of Chicago's South Side during the Progressive Era. Robin F. Bachin ...
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Block by Block: Neighborhoods and Public Policy on Chicago's West Side

Amanda I. Seligman - History - 2005 - 301 pages
Looks at the effects of race on the neighborhood dynamics of Chicago's West Side from the end of World War II through the 1970s.
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Region: Planning the Future of the Twin Cities

Myron Orfield, Thomas F. Luce - Political Science - 2010 - 354 pages
"Published in cooperation with the Institute on Race and Poverty at the University of Minnesota."
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Beyond Preservation: Using Public History to Revitalize Inner Cities

Andrew Hurley - Business & Economics - 2010 - 248 pages
A framework for stabilizing and strengthening inner-city neighborhoods through the public interpretation of historic landscapes.
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Activists in City Hall: The Progressive Response to the Reagan Era in Boston ...

Pierre Clavel - History - 2010 - 232 pages
"This energetic and accessible account of progressive successes and failures in a range of American cities in the 1970s and 1980s, including the author's in-depth original ...
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Detroit City Is the Place to Be: The Afterlife of an American Metropolis

Mark Binelli - Architecture - 2013 - 352 pages
"The fall and maybe rise of Detroit, America's most epic urban failure, from local native and Rolling Stone reporter Mark BinelliOnce America's capitalist dream town, Detroit ...
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Mapping Detroit: Land, Community, and Shaping a City

June Manning Thomas - Social Science - 2015 - 252 pages
One of Detroit’s most defining modern characteristics—and most pressing dilemmas—is its huge amount of neglected and vacant land. In Mapping Detroit: Land, Community, and ...
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