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Urban America Examined

A Bibliography, 1st Edition

By Dale E. Casper


220 pages

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Originally published in 1985 Urban America Examined, is a comprehensive bibliography examining the urban environment of the United States. The book is split into sections corresponding to the four main geographic regions of the country, looking respectively at research conducted in the East, South, Midwest and West. The book provides a broad cross section of sources, from books to periodicals and covers a range of interdisciplinary issues such as social theory, urbanization, the growth of the city, ethnicity, socialism and US politics.

Table of Contents


1. Introduction to the Literature of Urban Studies: Highlights, Trends, and Directions

2. Guide to Use of This Book

3. Abstracts and Indexes

4. Periodicals

5. Geographic Quintet

6. United States (general)

7. The East

8. The South

9. The Midwest

10. The West

11. An Ambience of Ethnicity

12. "Sewer" Socialism

13. All God’s People in the City

14. Politics as Usual

15. Schooling the City

16. Moving Goods and People

Geographic Index

Topical Index

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography