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The Resource From Chicago to L.A. : making sense of urban theory, edited by Michael J. Dear with J. Dallas Dishman

From Chicago to L.A. : making sense of urban theory, edited by Michael J. Dear with J. Dallas Dishman

Label
From Chicago to L.A. : making sense of urban theory
Title
From Chicago to L.A.
Title remainder
making sense of urban theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael J. Dear with J. Dallas Dishman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT384.U52
LC item number
L673 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dear, M. J.
  • Dishman, J. Dallas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • Los Angeles Metropolitan Area (Calif.)
  • Urbanization
  • Sociology, Urban
Label
From Chicago to L.A. : making sense of urban theory, edited by Michael J. Dear with J. Dallas Dishman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Los Angeles and the "L.A. school". The resistable rise of the L.A. school / Michael J. Dear and Steven Flusty ; Demographic dynamism in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and Washington, DC / Dowell Myers ; Los Angeles as postmodern urbanism / Michael J. Dear and Steven Flusty -- Photo essay. Imagining postmodern urbanism / Michael J. Dear -- Pt. 2. City of industry. Industry and the landscapes of social reform / Greg Hise ; Los Angeles as a developmental city-state / Steven P. Erie -- Industrial urbanism in late-twentieth-century southern California / Allen J. Scott -- Pt. 3. Reconsidering community. From immigrants in the city, to immigrant city / Jerome Straughan and Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo ; The globalization of urban homelessness / Madeleine R. Stoner ; "Play groups" no longer: urban street gangs in the Los Angeles region / Cheryl L. Maxson and Malcolm W. Klein ; Religion in Los Angeles: patterns of spiritual practice in a postmodern city / Donald E. Miller ; Ecologies of cyberspace: gay communities on the Internet / J. Dallas Dishman -- Pt. 4. Revisioning urban theory. Representing "Los Angeles": media, space, and place / Darnell M. Hunt ; Returning to ecology: an ecosystem approach to understanding the city / Ashwani Vasishth and David C. Sloane ; Urban nature and the nature of urbanism / Jennifer Wolch, Stephanie Pincetl, and Laura Pulido ; Saber y conocer: the metropolis of urban inquiry / Philip J. Ethington and Martin Meeker ; The L.A. school: a personal introduction / Michael J. Dear
Control code
45791333
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 444 p.
Isbn
9780761920946
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2001000421
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
From Chicago to L.A. : making sense of urban theory, edited by Michael J. Dear with J. Dallas Dishman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Los Angeles and the "L.A. school". The resistable rise of the L.A. school / Michael J. Dear and Steven Flusty ; Demographic dynamism in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and Washington, DC / Dowell Myers ; Los Angeles as postmodern urbanism / Michael J. Dear and Steven Flusty -- Photo essay. Imagining postmodern urbanism / Michael J. Dear -- Pt. 2. City of industry. Industry and the landscapes of social reform / Greg Hise ; Los Angeles as a developmental city-state / Steven P. Erie -- Industrial urbanism in late-twentieth-century southern California / Allen J. Scott -- Pt. 3. Reconsidering community. From immigrants in the city, to immigrant city / Jerome Straughan and Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo ; The globalization of urban homelessness / Madeleine R. Stoner ; "Play groups" no longer: urban street gangs in the Los Angeles region / Cheryl L. Maxson and Malcolm W. Klein ; Religion in Los Angeles: patterns of spiritual practice in a postmodern city / Donald E. Miller ; Ecologies of cyberspace: gay communities on the Internet / J. Dallas Dishman -- Pt. 4. Revisioning urban theory. Representing "Los Angeles": media, space, and place / Darnell M. Hunt ; Returning to ecology: an ecosystem approach to understanding the city / Ashwani Vasishth and David C. Sloane ; Urban nature and the nature of urbanism / Jennifer Wolch, Stephanie Pincetl, and Laura Pulido ; Saber y conocer: the metropolis of urban inquiry / Philip J. Ethington and Martin Meeker ; The L.A. school: a personal introduction / Michael J. Dear
Control code
45791333
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 444 p.
Isbn
9780761920946
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2001000421
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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