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To Protect the Lives of American Babies: The Escalation of Antiabortion Activism

Johanna Schoen

in Abortion After Roe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469621180
eISBN:
9781469623344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621180.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter 5 traces the tactics of anti-abortion activists and their impact on the experience of abortion providers and patients. Already in the 1970s, towns tried to prevent the opening of abortion ... More


A History of Messiness: Order and Resilience on the Sidewalks of Ho Chi Minh City

Annette M. Kim

in Messy Urbanism: Understanding the "Other" Cities of Asia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9789888208333
eISBN:
9789888313471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208333.003.0002
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural Theory and Criticism

This chapter focuses on both the resilience and evolution of the spatial practices of everyday people on the sidewalks through Ho Chi Minh City’s history. With an emphasis on spatial practices, the ... More


Sidewalk City: Remapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh City

Annette Miae Kim

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226119229
eISBN:
9780226119366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226119366.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

Sidewalk City re-maps public space in order to unveil contemporary spatial practices and to explore future possibilities. In the midst of historic migration and urbanization, our limited public ... More


Seen and Unseen: Ho Chi Minh City’s Sidewalk Life

Annette Miae Kim

in Sidewalk City: Remapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226119229
eISBN:
9780226119366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226119366.003.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This chapter introduces Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s sidewalk life as an exemplar case in the midst of the current global foment where governments and people are searching for new ways to use and ... More


Mapping the Unmapped: Mixed-Use Sidewalk Spaces

Annette Miae Kim

in Sidewalk City: Remapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226119229
eISBN:
9780226119366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226119366.003.0004
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This chapter presents the core quest of the book: creating a new kind of map that will unveil rather than obscure sidewalk life. The motivation for mapping was to create an alternative set of facts ... More


The Tourist Map: Altering Visions of What Sidewalks Are and Could Be

Annette Miae Kim

in Sidewalk City: Remapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226119229
eISBN:
9780226119366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226119366.003.0006
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This chapter moves from maps as vehicles of critical analysis to platforms for imagining and discussing new spatial practice. Theories of social cognition offer that institutional change is created ... More


“A Million People Came Away Better Human Beings”: How the Past Mended the Present

James M. Lindgren

in Preserving South Street Seaport: The Dream and Reality of a New York Urban Renewal District

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479822577
eISBN:
9781479825578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479822577.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines how the South Street Seaport bridged New York City's past and present through its historic preservation initiatives. It begins by focusing on Peter M. Stanford's efforts to ... More


Cleanse

Amanda I. Seligman

in Chicago's Block Clubs: How Neighbors Shape the City

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226385716
eISBN:
9780226385990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226385990.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

Some problems that block clubs confronted were too complex for low-budget, volunteer organizations to tackle on their own. To address issues such as deteriorating sidewalks, garbage collection, and ... More


Sidewalks

Christoph Lindner

in Imagining New York City: Literature, Urbanism, and the Visual Arts, 1890–1940

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195375145
eISBN:
9780190226350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375145.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The second part of the book examines the city from its street-level intimations, considering the architectural history and cultural significance of iconic avenues like Broadway and the Bowery as well ... More


The City in Motion: Walking for Transport and Leisure in the City of Rome*

Elizabeth Macaulay‐Lewis

in Rome, Ostia, Pompeii: Movement and Space.

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199583126
eISBN:
9780191804519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199583126.003.0012
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter addresses two basic, yet fundamental questions: how does the study of space inform us about the nature of walking in Rome and how does movement through a space allow us to understand the ... More


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