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Beyond the Crabgrass Frontier

Andrew Needham

in Power Lines: Phoenix and the Making of the Modern Southwest

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691139067
eISBN:
9781400852406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691139067.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter provides an overview of postwar metropolitan development. The search for the natural resources required for metropolitan growth, and for spaces to discard the waste produced ... More


Education Reforms and Social Mobility: Rethinking the History of Hong Kong Education

Bernard Hung-kay Luk, Angel Lin, Choi Po-king, and Wong Ping-man

in Hong Kong Mobile: Making a Global Population

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099180
eISBN:
9789882206984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099180.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter asks, how did Hong Kong society maintain an impressive stability despite enormous structural changes in the economy, massive population movements, and gross and persistent inequalities? ... More


Immigration and Citizenship Regimes in a Globalizing World

Catarina Kinnvall and Paul Nesbitt-Larking

in The Political Psychology of Globalization: Muslims in the West

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747542
eISBN:
9780199897254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747542.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 2 is designed to set the large historical and social structural context for the book. It develops the concept of identity strategies in the context of globalization and states that the ... More


Introduction

Michael Haas

in Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300154306
eISBN:
9780300154313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300154306.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about Jewish composers who were banned by the Third Reich. The book examines the music written by the Jewish composers and the ... More


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