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The Tucson Subjects

Adrienne Lehrer

in Wine and Conversation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195307931
eISBN:
9780199867493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307931.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

The purpose of the next experiments was to see if non-expert subjects would develop a common wine vocabulary which they used consensually if they met regularly for eight months to drink and discuss ... More


Causes of the Outbreak

Odie B. Faul

in The Geronimo Campaign

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195083514
eISBN:
9780199854141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083514.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter describes the events preceding the final Geronimo campaign, marked by the flight of Geronimo and his renegades. Since the departure of John Glum from San Carlos in 1877, relations ... More


After the Projects: Public Housing Redevelopment and the Governance of the Poorest Americans

Lawrence J. Vale

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190624330
eISBN:
9780190624361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190624330.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

At a time when lower-income Americans face a desperate struggle to find affordable rental housing in many cities, After the Projects investigates the contested spatial politics of public housing ... More


The Rise of Urban Renewal and the Connie Chambers Project

Lawrence J. Vale

in After the Projects: Public Housing Redevelopment and the Governance of the Poorest Americans

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190624330
eISBN:
9780190624361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190624330.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapters 8 and 9 consider the case of Tucson, which reveals a third possible approach to public housing governance and redevelopment, typifying the Publica Major constellation. This shows what can ... More


A Historical Ecological Perspective on Early Agriculture in the North American Southwest and Northwest Mexico

Patricia A. Gilman, Elizabeth M. Toney, and Nicholas H. Beale

in The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Small Scale Economies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813042428
eISBN:
9780813043074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042428.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

One focus of recent research on early agriculture (Late Archaic period—2000 B.C.–A.D. 150) in the southern Southwest of the United States and northwestern Mexico has been the debate surrounding the ... More


Distribution and Habitat of Greater Roadrunners in Urban and Suburban Arizona

Stephen DeStefano and Charlene M. Webster

in Urban Bird Ecology and Conservation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273092
eISBN:
9780520953895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273092.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology

Greater roadrunners (Geococcyx californianus) have a secretive nature that makes accurate surveys a challenge. However, they draw much attention from residents and visitors. We used public-sighting ... More


A New Approach to Urban Bird Monitoring: The Tucson Bird Count

Rachel E. McCaffrey, Will R. Turner, and Amanda J. Borens

in Urban Bird Ecology and Conservation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273092
eISBN:
9780520953895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273092.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology

Cities are playing an increasingly important role in supporting local biodiversity, but more information on sustaining native species in these areas is needed. The Tucson Bird Count (TBC) is a ... More


The Fall of Connie Chambers and the Rise of Posadas Sentinel

Lawrence J. Vale

in After the Projects: Public Housing Redevelopment and the Governance of the Poorest Americans

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190624330
eISBN:
9780190624361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190624330.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapter 9 chronicles the demise of Tucson’s Connie Chambers project during the 1980s and its replacement by Posadas Sentinel. The city’s Community Services Department (CSD) used HOPE VI to redevelop ... More


Housing the Poorest: Hoping for More

Lawrence J. Vale

in After the Projects: Public Housing Redevelopment and the Governance of the Poorest Americans

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190624330
eISBN:
9780190624361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190624330.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapter 13 revisits the four constellations—Publica Major, the Big Developer, Nonprofitus, and Plebs—to compare the four places discussed in the book. These cities of stars reveal how HOPE VI affects ... More


“In Defense of Their Brothers Beyond the Rio Grande”

Julia G. Young

in Mexican Exodus: Emigrants, Exiles, and Refugees of the Cristero War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190205003
eISBN:
9780190205027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205003.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

During the war years, Mexican Cristero supporters in the United States began participating in a variety of activities in order to back the religious uprising. This chapter describes these efforts, ... More


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