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Major problems in American urban history

documents and essays

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Published by D.C. Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States -- History.,
    • Urbanization -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Howard P. Chudacoff.
      SeriesMajor problems in American history series
      ContributionsChudacoff, Howard P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT123 .M385 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 476 p. :
      Number of Pages476
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1752117M
      ISBN 100669243760
      LC Control Number92075663
      OCLC/WorldCa29226277

      Books; Major Problems in American Urban History; Major Problems in American Urban History by Chudacoff, Howard P., Baldwin, Peter C. by Chudacoff, Howard P., Baldwin, Peter C. Recommend this! Marketplace Prices. 5 New from $; 6 Used from $; Used $ New. As Bruegmann notes, “Clearly, from the beginning of modern urban history, and contrary to much accepted wisdom, suburban development was very diverse and catered to all kinds of people and.

      COUPON: Rent Major Problems in American Urban and Suburban History 2nd edition () and save up to 80% on textbook rentals and 90% on used textbooks. Get FREE 7-day instant eTextbook access! In s urban and suburban dwellers in United States of America were undergoing difficult times. This is because at this period, urbanization was rapidly taking shape, due to the movement of people from rural areas to the urban in search of good life.

      Books shelved as urban-history: The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit by Thomas J. Sugrue, Nature's Metropolis: Chicago. American urban history is the study of cities of the United historians have always written about their own cities. Starting in the s, and led by Arthur Schlesinger, Sr. at Harvard, professional historians began comparative analysis of what cities have in common, and started using theoretical models and scholarly biographies of specific states: Baltimore, Lexington, Louisville, Romney, .


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