Defending community : the struggle for alternative redevelopment in Cedar-Riverside (Book, 1994) [WorldCat.org]
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Defending community : the struggle for alternative redevelopment in Cedar-Riverside

Author: Randy Stoecker
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1994.
Series: Conflicts in urban and regional development.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells a biography of Cedar-Riverside, nationally known for a period as "the Haight-Ashbury of the Mid-West," contains important lessons about the conflicts between the needs of capitalism and the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randy Stoecker
ISBN: 156639127X 9781566391276 1566391288 9781566391283
OCLC Number: 27676618
Description: xv, 307 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Map of Cedar-Riverside --
1. Capital, Community, and Cedar-Riverside: An Overview --
2. Capital Invades Cedar-Riverside --
3. A New Community Forms Against the New Town --
4. Building on Community: Organizing the Resistance --
5. The Growth Coalition Falters --
6. Building the Foundation for Community-based Development --
7. The Struggle Within --
8. The Role of Community in Urban Insurgency --
9. The Limits and the Potential of Community Control of Urban Redevelopment --
10. The Legacy of Cedar-Riverside --
Appendix: Interviewees and Interviews.
Series Title: Conflicts in urban and regional development.
Responsibility: Randy Stoecker.

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"Stoecker does a good job of conveying the importance of politics and government in determining the fate of Cedar-Riverside."-Journal of American History

 
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