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Why don't American cities burn? [electronic resource] / Michael B. Katz.

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Author/Creator:
Katz, Michael B., 1939-
Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2012.
Series:
City in the twenty-first century book series.
The city in the twenty-first century
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (210 p.) : ill., maps
Subjects:
Sociology, Urban -- United States -- 20th century.
Urban policy -- United States -- 20th century.
Inner cities -- United States -- 20th century.
City and town life -- United States -- 20th century.
Contents:
Prologue. The death of shorty
What is an American city?
The new African American inequality
Why don't American cities burn very often?
From underclass to entrepreneur: new technologies of poverty work in urban America
Epilogue. The existential problem of urban studies.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Baltimore, MD Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George R. Fink Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Project Muse
George R. Fink Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
0812205200 (electronic bk.)
9780812205206 (electronic bk.)
9780812243864 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812243862 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99953844597
Web link:
The George R. Fink Memorial Fund Home Page
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