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American Metropolitics

The New Suburban Reality

by Myron Orfield

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Brookings Institution Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local government,
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban policy,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Metropolitan areas,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Government - State & Provincial,
  • Metropolitan government,
  • Sociology, Urban,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9899564M
    ISBN 100815702485
    ISBN 109780815702481

    His second book, American Metropolitics: The New Suburban Reality, is a compilation of his work involving the nation's 25 largest regions. Download PDF All Data Are Local book full free. All Data Are Local available for download and read online in other formats.

    The American Prospect offers a dual review of "American Metropolitics: The New Suburban Reality" and "Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-first Century.". AMERICAN METROPOLITICS: Author: MYRON ORFIELD: Summary: This text provides an analysis of the economic, racial, environmental and political trends of the 25 largest metropolitan regions in the US. Using maps and case studies, it demonstrates that growing social separation and sprawling development patterns are: Publisher: THE BROOKINGS.

    Myron Orfield is executive director at the Institute on Race and Poverty at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of Metropolitics: A Regional Agenda for Community and Stability and American Metropolitics: The New Suburban Reality. "Ghetto is a thoughtful, engaging, and very important book that deftly employs history and sociology Brilliantly argued and examined, it will become a classic in the field and easily withstand the test of time." —William Helmreich, "Mitchell Duneier's Ghetto is a badly needed and rich historical analysis. In his subtle.


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The book provides an eye-opening analysis of the economic, racial, environmental, and political trends of the 25 largest metropolitan regions in the United States--which contain more than 45 percent of the U.S. population. Through a combination of demographic research, state-of-the-art mapping, and resourceful, pragmatic politics, his groundbreaking book, Metropolitics, revealed how the different regions of St.

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Myron Orfield is the author of American Metropolitics ( avg rating, 43 ratings, 6 reviews, published ), Region ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 rev /5. American Metropolitics: The New Suburban Reality (Summary) was produced with the generous support of the Ford Foundation.

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"American Metropolitics: The New Suburban Reality,".Paul Schor’s book Counting Americans demonstrates that, in the hands of the US Census Bureau, the concept of race has consistently been both tenacious and this review, Greg Smithsimon explores the census as the “hidden abattoir” of a deeply racialized American society, a renderer of categories that, while seeming clear and self-evident in daylight, are the contingent product.