By: Worgs, Donn,Wolman, Harold,Shiau, Ellen,Sellers, Jefferey M.,Musso, Juliet,Mossberger, Karen,Horak, Martin,Dantico, Marilyn,Clarke, Susan E.,Betancur, John,Stoker, Robert P.,Stone, Clarence N.
University of Chicago Press: 2015-09-18
Seller ID: M022628901XZ2
For decades, North American cities racked by deindustrialization and population loss have followed one primary path in their attempts at revitalization: a focus on economic growth in downtown and business areas. Neighborhoods, meanwhile, have often been left severely underserved. There are, however, signs of change. This collection of studies by a distinguished group of political scientists and urban planning scholars offers a rich analysis of the scope, potential, and ramifications of a shift still in progress. Focusing on neighborhoods in six cities-Baltimore, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, P... View More...