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Main Title Readings in urban theory /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Fainstein, Susan S.
Campbell, Scott,
Publisher Blackwell Publishers,
Year Published 1996
OCLC Number 32922802
ISBN 1557866082; 9781557866080; 1557866090; 9781557866097
Subjects Cities and towns ; Urban economics ; Steden ; Ć¢Economie urbaine ; Ć¢Ecologie urbaine ; Stadtstruktur ; Aufsatzsammlung
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELCM  HT151.R35 1996 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 12/29/2014
Collation viii, 447 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Introduction: Theories of Urban Development and their Implications for Policy and Planning / Susan S. Fainstein and Scott Campbell -- pt. I. The Changing Urban and Regional System. 2. Bourgeois Utopias: Visions of Suburbia / Robert Fishman. 3. The Global City / Saskia Sassen. 4. The Informational Mode of Development and the Restructuring of Capitalism / Manuel Castells. 5. The Economics of Postwar Regional Disparity / Ann R. Markusen. 6. Reading the Map: A Theory of Military-Industrial Places / Ann R. Markusen, Peter Hall, Scott Campbell and Sabina Deitrick. 7. The Changing World Economy and Urban Restructuring / Susan S. Fainstein -- pt. II. Race and Urban Poverty. 8. The Truly Disadvantaged: The Hidden Agenda / William Julius Wilson. 9. Race, Class and Segregation: Discourses about African Americans / Norman Fainstein. 10. Toward Greater Racial Diversity in the Suburbs / W. Dennis Keating.