Why don't American cities burn? / Michael B. Katz.

Author
Katz, Michael B., 1939- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2012.
Description
210 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
  • City in the twenty-first century book series. [More in this series]
  • The city in the twenty-first century
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
ISBN
  • 9780812243864 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0812243862 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2011023321
OCLC
724643684
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