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The Resource Housing & the democratic ideal : the life and thought of Charles Abrams, A. Scott Henderson

Housing & the democratic ideal : the life and thought of Charles Abrams, A. Scott Henderson

Label
Housing & the democratic ideal : the life and thought of Charles Abrams
Title
Housing & the democratic ideal
Title remainder
the life and thought of Charles Abrams
Statement of responsibility
A. Scott Henderson
Title variation
Housing and the democratic ideal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles Abrams -influential intellectual, ardent civil rights crusader, and fierce critic of Robert Moses -was one of the twentieth centurys most intriguing and engaging reformers. This life-and-times biography traces a vivid portrait of this fascinating individual and in the process reveals the grand forces that have marked the development of American social policy and state expansion
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henderson, A. Scott
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7293
LC item number
.H464 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Columbia history of urban life
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abrams, Charles
  • Housing policy
  • Sociologists
Label
Housing & the democratic ideal : the life and thought of Charles Abrams, A. Scott Henderson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 45.
  • 4.
  • Vision and Reality: Implementing Policy on the Local Level
  • p. 60.
  • 5.
  • The
  • Practitioner as Scholar: Urban Studies and the Conflict Between "Land" and "Industry"
  • p. 83.
  • 6.
  • Federal Housing Policies and the Problem of a "Business Welfare State"
  • 1.
  • p. 99.
  • 7.
  • "The Walls of Stuyvesant Town": Urban Redevelopment and the Struggle Between Public and Private Power
  • p. 122.
  • 8.
  • The
  • Quest for Open Housing: Racial Discrimination and the Role of the State
  • p. 146.
  • 9.
  • Cold War, the United Nations, and "Technical Assistance"
  • Immigration and Community in the Expanding Metropolis
  • p. 173.
  • 10.
  • Urban Renewal, the "Perversion" of Social Reform, and Home Ownership for the Poor
  • p. 193.
  • 11.
  • "When the Grey Mist Subsides"
  • p. 215
  • p. 8.
  • 2.
  • Law, Real Estate, and Praxis
  • p. 24.
  • 3.
  • From Tenement Laws to Housing Authorities: Social Provision and the New Deal State
Control code
43323652
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages
Isbn
9780231119511
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00020693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Housing & the democratic ideal : the life and thought of Charles Abrams, A. Scott Henderson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 45.
  • 4.
  • Vision and Reality: Implementing Policy on the Local Level
  • p. 60.
  • 5.
  • The
  • Practitioner as Scholar: Urban Studies and the Conflict Between "Land" and "Industry"
  • p. 83.
  • 6.
  • Federal Housing Policies and the Problem of a "Business Welfare State"
  • 1.
  • p. 99.
  • 7.
  • "The Walls of Stuyvesant Town": Urban Redevelopment and the Struggle Between Public and Private Power
  • p. 122.
  • 8.
  • The
  • Quest for Open Housing: Racial Discrimination and the Role of the State
  • p. 146.
  • 9.
  • Cold War, the United Nations, and "Technical Assistance"
  • Immigration and Community in the Expanding Metropolis
  • p. 173.
  • 10.
  • Urban Renewal, the "Perversion" of Social Reform, and Home Ownership for the Poor
  • p. 193.
  • 11.
  • "When the Grey Mist Subsides"
  • p. 215
  • p. 8.
  • 2.
  • Law, Real Estate, and Praxis
  • p. 24.
  • 3.
  • From Tenement Laws to Housing Authorities: Social Provision and the New Deal State
Control code
43323652
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages
Isbn
9780231119511
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00020693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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