The Resource Crabgrass frontier : the suburbanization of the United States, Kenneth T. Jackson

Crabgrass frontier : the suburbanization of the United States, Kenneth T. Jackson

Label
Crabgrass frontier : the suburbanization of the United States
Title
Crabgrass frontier
Title remainder
the suburbanization of the United States
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth T. Jackson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the development of American suburbs, compares American residential patterns with those of Europe and Japan, and discusses how society's views of the metropolis have changed throughout history
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Kenneth T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT384.U5
LC item number
J33 1985
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HT384.U5J33
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suburbs
  • Suburban life
  • Housing
  • Vie de la banlieue
  • Banlieues
  • Logement
  • Housing
  • Social conditions
  • Suburban life
  • Suburbs
  • Suburbanisatie
  • Huisvesting
  • Logement
  • Banlieues
  • Vie en banlieue
  • Vorstadt
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • USA
Label
Crabgrass frontier : the suburbanization of the United States, Kenneth T. Jackson
Link
https://archive.org/details/crabgrassfrontie00jackrich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New age of automobility
  • Suburban development between the wars
  • Federal subsidy and the suburban dream: how Washington changed the American housing market
  • Cost of good intentions: the ghettoization of public housing in the United States
  • Baby boom and the age of the subdivision
  • Drive-in culture of contemporary America
  • Loss of community in metropolitan America
  • Retrospect and prospect
  • Suburbs as slums
  • Transportation revolution and the erosion of the walking city
  • Home, sweet home: the house and the yard
  • Romantic suburbs
  • Main line: elite suburbs and commuter railroads
  • Time of the trolley
  • Affordable homes for the common man
  • Suburbs into neighborhoods: the rise and fall of municipal annexation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 396 pages
Isbn
9780195036107
Lccn
85004844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11785435
  • (OCoLC)ocm11785435
Label
Crabgrass frontier : the suburbanization of the United States, Kenneth T. Jackson
Link
https://archive.org/details/crabgrassfrontie00jackrich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New age of automobility
  • Suburban development between the wars
  • Federal subsidy and the suburban dream: how Washington changed the American housing market
  • Cost of good intentions: the ghettoization of public housing in the United States
  • Baby boom and the age of the subdivision
  • Drive-in culture of contemporary America
  • Loss of community in metropolitan America
  • Retrospect and prospect
  • Suburbs as slums
  • Transportation revolution and the erosion of the walking city
  • Home, sweet home: the house and the yard
  • Romantic suburbs
  • Main line: elite suburbs and commuter railroads
  • Time of the trolley
  • Affordable homes for the common man
  • Suburbs into neighborhoods: the rise and fall of municipal annexation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 396 pages
Isbn
9780195036107
Lccn
85004844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11785435
  • (OCoLC)ocm11785435

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