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The Resource The shape of the new American city, special editors of this volume, Eugénie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor

The shape of the new American city, special editors of this volume, Eugénie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor

Label
The shape of the new American city
Title
The shape of the new American city
Statement of responsibility
special editors of this volume, Eugénie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DBI
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT384.U5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birch, Eugenie Ladner
  • Wachter, Susan M
  • American Academy of Political and Social Science
Series statement
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,
Series volume
v. 626
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Metropolitan areas
  • Urban policy
  • City planning
  • United States
Label
The shape of the new American city, special editors of this volume, Eugénie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"November 2009."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the shape of the new American city / Eugénie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter -- Part 1: Cities in the U.S. Economy : Competitiveness, Dependence, and Employment -- A nation of cities : the federal government and the shape of the American metropolis / Kenneth T. Jackson -- Crime and U.S. cities : recent patterns and implications / Ingrid Gould Ellen and Katherine O'Regan -- How should suburbs help their central cities? : growth- and welfare-enhancing intrametropolitan fiscal distributions / Andrew F. Haughwout and Robert P. Inmam -- Cities today : a new frontier for major developments / Saskia Sassen -- Part 2: Urban Demographics : Immigration, Housing, and Services -- The changing bases of segregation in the United States / Douglas S. Masey, Jonathan Rothwell and Thurston Domina -- Demographic forces and turning points in the American city, 1950-2040 / Dowell Myers and John Pitkin -- Urban growth and housing affordability : the conflict / Richard P. Voith and Susan M. Wachter -- Part 3: The Metropolitan Footprint : Sprawl and Reurbanization -- Downtown in the "new American city" -- Eugénie L. Birch -- The changing shape of metropolitan America / John Landis -- The new urbanity : the rise of a new America / Arthur C. Nelson -- Part 4: Public Investment in American Cities : Infrastructure, Services, and Delivery -- Transport infrastructure and global competitiveness : balancing mobility and livability / Robert Cervero -- Making infrastructure competitive in an urban world / Rae Zimmerman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781412981927
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)457068841
Label
The shape of the new American city, special editors of this volume, Eugénie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Publication
Copyright
Note
"November 2009."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the shape of the new American city / Eugénie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter -- Part 1: Cities in the U.S. Economy : Competitiveness, Dependence, and Employment -- A nation of cities : the federal government and the shape of the American metropolis / Kenneth T. Jackson -- Crime and U.S. cities : recent patterns and implications / Ingrid Gould Ellen and Katherine O'Regan -- How should suburbs help their central cities? : growth- and welfare-enhancing intrametropolitan fiscal distributions / Andrew F. Haughwout and Robert P. Inmam -- Cities today : a new frontier for major developments / Saskia Sassen -- Part 2: Urban Demographics : Immigration, Housing, and Services -- The changing bases of segregation in the United States / Douglas S. Masey, Jonathan Rothwell and Thurston Domina -- Demographic forces and turning points in the American city, 1950-2040 / Dowell Myers and John Pitkin -- Urban growth and housing affordability : the conflict / Richard P. Voith and Susan M. Wachter -- Part 3: The Metropolitan Footprint : Sprawl and Reurbanization -- Downtown in the "new American city" -- Eugénie L. Birch -- The changing shape of metropolitan America / John Landis -- The new urbanity : the rise of a new America / Arthur C. Nelson -- Part 4: Public Investment in American Cities : Infrastructure, Services, and Delivery -- Transport infrastructure and global competitiveness : balancing mobility and livability / Robert Cervero -- Making infrastructure competitive in an urban world / Rae Zimmerman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781412981927
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)457068841

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