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Main Title Sprawl city : race, politics, and planning in Atlanta /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bullard, Robert D.
Johnson, Glenn S.
Torres, Angel O.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 43434537
ISBN 1559637900 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Urban ecology--Georgia--Atlanta Metropolitan Area ; Cities and towns--Growth--Georgia--Atlanta Metropolitan Area ; African Americans--Segregation--Georgia--Atlanta Metropolitan Area ; Atlanta (Ga)--Environmental conditions ; Atlanta (Ga)--Race relations
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOAM  HT243.U62A757 2000 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 01/26/2001
Collation xiii, 236 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction: anatomy of sprawl / Robert D. Bullard -- Environmental costs and consequences of sprawl / Robert D. Rullard, Glenn S. Johnson, and Angel O. Torres -- Dismantling transportation apartheid: the quest for equality / Robert D. Rullard, Glenn S. Johnson, and Angel O. Torres -- Impact of building roads to everywhere / James Chapman -- Closed doors: persistent barriers to fair housing / Angel O. Torres, Robert D. Bullard, and Chad G. Johnson -- The legacy of residential segregation / Charles Jaret, Elizabeth P. Ruddiman, and Kurt Phillips -- Widening educational gap / Russell W. Irvine -- Urban sprawl and legal reform / William W. Buzbee -- Energy use and the environment / Dennis Creech and Natalie Brown -- Conclusion: facing the challenges ahead / Robert D. Bullard.