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Chicago and American Urbanism

in The Third City: Chicago and American Urbanism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226042930
eISBN:
9780226042954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226042954.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the lesson that can be learned by urban redevelopment in Chicago and comments on the alternative scenarios offered in Richard Florida's The Rise of the Creative Class and ... More


Introduction Liberals, Race, and Jobs in Postwar Philadelphia

in The Problem of Jobs: Liberalism, Race, and Deindustrialization in Philadelphia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226560120
eISBN:
9780226560144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226560144.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about the jobs problem and liberalism in postwar Philadelphia. It describes the postwar local liberalism in Philadelphia that ... More


Introduction

Emily Talen

in Neighborhood

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190907495
eISBN:
9780190907525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190907495.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Cultural History

This introduction provides a general overview of the book’s main themes. A central argument is that there are basic commonalities about neighborhoods that span historical and global contexts. ... More


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