RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 798533280 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=957544 T1 Unhealthy Cities Poverty, Race, and Place in America. A1 Fitzpatrick, Kevin., La Gory, Mark,, PB Taylor & Francis PP Hoboken YR 2010 SN 9780203843765 0203843762 AB The purpose of this book is to show the important role that space and place plays in the health of urban residents, particularly those living in high poverty ghettos. The book brings together research and writing from a variety of disciplines to demonstrate the health costs of being poor in America's cities. Both authors are committed to raising awareness of structural factors that promote poverty and injustice in a society that proclaims its commitment to equality of opportunity. Our health is often dramatically affected by where we live; some parts of the city seem to be designed to make peo.