The Resource People, plans, and policies : essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems, Herbert J. Gans

People, plans, and policies : essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems, Herbert J. Gans

Label
People, plans, and policies : essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems
Title
People, plans, and policies
Title remainder
essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems
Statement of responsibility
Herbert J. Gans
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gans, Herbert J
Index
index present
LC call number
HT167
LC item number
.G36 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Columbia history of urban life.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Urban poor
  • Pobreza
  • City planning
  • Race relations
  • Social policy
  • Urban poor
  • Armoede
  • Rassendiscriminatie
  • Sociaal-economisch beleid
  • Steden
  • Stadt
  • Soziale Probleme
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Stadtplanung
  • United States
  • United States
  • EE. UU.
  • EE. UU.
  • United States
  • USA
Label
People, plans, and policies : essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems, Herbert J. Gans
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
  • Toward a human architecture: a sociologist's view of the profession -- The potential environment and the effective environment -- Urban vitality and the fallacy of physical determinism. -- Urbanism and suburbanism as ways of life: a reevaluation of definitions -- American urban theories and urban areas: observations on contemporary ecological, Marxist, and other paradigms -- The historical comparison of cities: some conceptual, methodological, and value problems -- Robert Moses: the master broker -- City planning in America, 1890-1968: a sociological analysis -- The goal-oriented approach to planning -- Planning, social planning, and politics -- Social science for social policy
  • The human implications of slum clearance and relocation -- From the bulldozer to homelessness -- The role of education in the escape from poverty -- Planning for a labor-intensive economy -- The thirty-two hour work week: an analysis of worksharing -- The uses of poverty -- Escaping from poverty: a comparison of the immigrant and black experience -- The black family: reflections on the "Moynihan report" -- Culture and class in the study of poverty: an approach to antipoverty research -- The dangers of the underclass: its harmfulness as a planning concept
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 383 pages
Isbn
9780231074025
Lccn
90023224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22733653
  • (OCoLC)ocm22733653
Label
People, plans, and policies : essays on poverty, racism, and other national urban problems, Herbert J. Gans
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
  • Toward a human architecture: a sociologist's view of the profession -- The potential environment and the effective environment -- Urban vitality and the fallacy of physical determinism. -- Urbanism and suburbanism as ways of life: a reevaluation of definitions -- American urban theories and urban areas: observations on contemporary ecological, Marxist, and other paradigms -- The historical comparison of cities: some conceptual, methodological, and value problems -- Robert Moses: the master broker -- City planning in America, 1890-1968: a sociological analysis -- The goal-oriented approach to planning -- Planning, social planning, and politics -- Social science for social policy
  • The human implications of slum clearance and relocation -- From the bulldozer to homelessness -- The role of education in the escape from poverty -- Planning for a labor-intensive economy -- The thirty-two hour work week: an analysis of worksharing -- The uses of poverty -- Escaping from poverty: a comparison of the immigrant and black experience -- The black family: reflections on the "Moynihan report" -- Culture and class in the study of poverty: an approach to antipoverty research -- The dangers of the underclass: its harmfulness as a planning concept
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 383 pages
Isbn
9780231074025
Lccn
90023224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22733653
  • (OCoLC)ocm22733653

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