1st Edition

Reviving America's Forgotten Neighborhoods An Investigation of Inner City Revitalization Efforts

By Elise M. Bright Copyright 2000

    This book examines both successful and unsuccessful efforts at revitalizing low-income neighborhoods and features case studies on a wide range of American cities.

    Series Editor's Foreword Preface Acknowledgements List of Figures and Tables List of Abbreviations 1. Setting the Stage 2. Seattle: A Planned Approach 3. Regional Governance, Finance, and Service Provision: A Tale of Six Cities 4. Boston: An Empowered, Supported Neighborhood 5. Pittsburgh: Partnerships, Preservation, and the CRA 6. Cleveland: A Promising, Multifaceted Approach 7. Conclusions Bibliography Index


    Elise Bright is Associate Professor in the School of Urban & Public Affairs at the University of Texas, Arlington.

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