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Author Euchner, Charles C.

Title Urban policy reconsidered : dialogues on the problems and prospects of American cities / Charles C. Euchner and Stephen J. McGovern
Published New York : Routledge, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 348 pages)
Contents 1. Cities and the Life of the Nation -- 2. Poverty and the Divided Metropolis -- 3. Economic Development and the Construction of Opportunity -- 4. Housing and the Structure of Place -- 5. Education and the Ladder of Mobility -- 6. Crime and the Levels of Order -- 7. Re-Placing the City
Summary This comprehensive overview of the issues and problems facing American cities today covers every important issue in urban affairs: poverty, inequality, race, planning, education and crime
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Cities and towns -- United States.
Metropolitan areas -- United States.
Municipal government -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Urban renewal -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author McGovern, Stephen J., 1959-
LC no. 2002045467
ISBN 1136744533 (electronic bk.)
9781136744532 (electronic bk.)