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Rebuilding urban neighborhoods : achievements, opportunities, and limits

Author: W Dennis Keating; Norman Krumholz
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif : Sage Publications, ©1999.
Series: Cities & planning series.
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Reporting the progress in the fight against the ingrained poverty and social problems of many areas within the US, this text includes case studies from many cities which highlight the achievements in such communities.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rebuilding urban neighborhoods.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©1999
(DLC) 98040295
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Dennis Keating; Norman Krumholz
ISBN: 9781452263410 1452263418 9781452232515 1452232512
OCLC Number: 808344287
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 236 pages :) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction / W. Dennis Keating --
Federal policy and poor urban neighborhoods / W. Dennis Keating --
Atlanta : Peoplestown--
resilience and tenacity versus institutional hostility / Larry Keating --
Camden, New Jersey : urban decay and the absence of public-private partnerships / Robert A. Catlin --
Chicago : community building on Chicago's west side--
North Lawndale, 1960-1997 / Robert Giloth --
Cleveland : the Hough and central neighborhoods--
empowerment zones and other urban policies / Norman Krumholz --
Detroit : staying the course--Detroit's struggle to revitalize the inner city / Mittie O. Chandler --
East St. Louis, Illinois : promoting community development through empowerment planning / Kenneth Reardon --
Los Angeles : borders to poverty--
empowerment zones and spatial politics of development / Ali Modarres --
Miami : the Overtown neighborhood--
a generation of revitalization strategies gone awry / Dennis E. Gale --
New York : challenges facing neighborhoods in distress / Thomas Angotti --
Future prospects for distressed urban neighborhoods / W. Dennis Keating and Norman Krumholz.
Series Title: Cities & planning series.
Responsibility: W. Dennis Keating, Norman Krumholz, editors.
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