Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: row houses x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Humanitarian Reform, Model Cottages, and the Habitational Landscape of Slavery on a Bahama Island

Allan D. Meyers

in Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781683400912
eISBN:
9781683401322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400912.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In the wake of the American Revolution, exiled British Loyalists transformed the landscapes of the Bahama Archipelago. They developed sprawling plantation complexes on outlying islands where only ... More


How It Works: Recovering Citizens in Post-Welfare Philadelphia

Robert P. Fairbanks

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226234083
eISBN:
9780226234113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226234113.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Of the some sixty thousand vacant properties in Philadelphia, half of them are abandoned row houses. Taken as a whole, these derelict homes symbolize the city's plight in the wake of industrial ... More


The Making of AHAD

Robert P. Fairbanks

in How It Works: Recovering Citizens in Post-Welfare Philadelphia

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226234083
eISBN:
9780226234113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226234113.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Fieldwork was conducted in a Kensington recovery house program referred to as AHAD—an abbreviated reference to the pseudonym “Always Have a Dream”—to explore the internal operations of recovery ... More


Chris Ware’s “Building Stories,” Gentrification, and the Lives of/in Houses

Matt Godbey

in The Comics of Chris Ware

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734423
eISBN:
9781621032236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734423.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

In 2002, the New York Times Magazine began publishing Chris Ware’s serialized comic strip, “Building Stories,” which introduces readers to a three-story row house in the Chicago neighborhood of ... More


View: