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Urban America : processes and problems

Title
Urban America : processes and problems / John M. Levy.
Author
Levy, John M.
Publication
Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, 2000.

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Description
xviii, 302 pages : illustrations; 24 cm
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Pt. I. Historical Background. 1. The Origins of the City. 2. The American City in the Nineteenth Century. 3. The Emergence of Metropolitan America -- Pt. II. The Modern City. 4. City Government: Part 1. 5. City Government: Part 2. 6. City Finances: Raising the Money and Paying the Bills. 7. The Economy of the City. 8. Planning the City. 9. Housing: An Overview. 10. Housing: Part 2 - Public Policy -- Pt. III. Issues and Problems. 11. Melting Pots, Mosaics, and Salad Bowls. 12. The Controversy over Immigration. 13. Poverty: The Background. 14. Poverty and Public Policy. 15. Crime and the Criminal Justice System. 16. Public Education and the City.
ISBN
0132871114
LCCN
99032735
OCLC
ocm41527831
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries