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Neighborhood, city and metropolis

R. Gutman

Neighborhood, city and metropolis

an integrated reader in urban sociology

by R. Gutman

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Published by Random House .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by R. Gutman and D. Popenoe.
ContributionsPopenoe, D.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20748594M

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  City by City, edited by Keith Gessen and Stephen Squibb, is a collection of essays from a new generation of writers working to document the places they call home. With the specificity of Studs Terkel and the humor of Hunter S. Thompson, they capture the forces-gentrification, underemployment, politics, culture, and crime-that are changing the Reviews: 9. Ground-breaking when first published in , Black Metropolis remains a landmark study of race and urban life. Based on a mass of research conducted by Works Progress Administration field workers in the late s, it is a historical and sociological account of the people of Chicago's South Side, the classic urban ghetto. Drake and Cayton's findings not only offer a generalized analysis of.

City Boroughs. The city of Metropolis is divided into six distinct boroughs - St. Martin's Island, Hell's Gate, Queensland Park, Park Ridge, New Troy, and Bakerline - which are split into various neighborhoods. These six boroughs each have their own distinct personality and, sometimes, accents. Neighborhood The Grand Central district is a destination for both local residents and visitors alike with its vast array of shopping, dining, night life, entertainment and cultural offerings. Spectacular architecture and thriving crowds make this one of the most exciting areas in the city.


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