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Housing the North American city

Author: Michael J Doucet; John C Weaver
Publisher: Kingston, Ont. : McGill Queen's University Press, ©1991.
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Housing the North American City is the first comprehensive study of the way North Americans have built their cities. Focusing on the provision of housing in Hamilton, Ontario, over the last 150 years  Read more...

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Doucet, Michael J.
Housing the North American city.
Kingston, Ont. : McGill Queen's University Press, ©1991
(DLC) 92239848
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Doucet; John C Weaver
ISBN: 9780773562820 0773562826
OCLC Number: 243567805
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 572 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Tables""; ""Figures""; ""Preface""; ""Illustrations""; ""Introduction: City Building and Shelter History""; ""1 Residential Land Development before 1880: The Era of Individualism""; ""2 The Transition to Modern Development: The Era of Corporate Involvement, 1880�1945""; ""3 Modern Residential Development Practices: The Era of State Intervention""; ""4 Launching the Will to Possess: North American Property Ownership as a Cultural Phenomenon, 1820s�1980s""; ""5 Material Culture and the North American House: The Era of the Common Man, 1870s�1980s"" ""6 Crafting Home Finance: Mortgages as Artifacts of Law, Business, and the Interventionist State, 1790s�1980s""""7 The Social Contours of Home Ownership in a Middle-Rank North American City, 1856�1981""; ""8 The Rented House: Landlords and Tenants, 1830s�1960s""; ""9 The North American Apartment Building as a Matter of Business and an Expression of Culture: A Survey and Case Study, 1900s�1980s""; ""10 Housing Quality and Urban Environments, 1830s�1980s""; ""Appendixes ""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N"" ""O""""p""; ""q""; ""r""; ""s""; ""t""; ""u""; ""v""; ""w""
Responsibility: Michael Doucet and John Weaver.
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