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6 edition of Urban problems found in the catalog.

Urban problems

perspectives on corporations, governments, and cities

by Calvin J. Larson

  • 101 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Sociology, Urban -- United States.,
    • Social institutions -- United States.,
    • Urbanization.,
    • Urban economics.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementCalvin J. Larson, Stan R. Nikkel.
      ContributionsNikkel, Stan R., 1938- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT151 .L28
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 326 p. :
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4725317M
      ISBN 100205065309
      LC Control Number78012967

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      The years of industrial expansion after the Civil War brought significant changes to American society. The country became increasingly urban, and cities grew not only in terms of population but also in size, with skyscrapers pushing cities upward and new transportation systems extending them outward. decay, urban degeneration is not a sudden occurrence; it results from decades of government neg-lect, misguided policy decisions, and exploitation by individual property owners. The social problems discussed throughout this book coalesce in acute forms in many of our nation’s cities.


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