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How to kill a city : gentrification, inequality, and the fight for the neighborhood / Peter Moskowitz.

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Location: Fennell STACKS HT175 .M67 2018
Barcode: 30731101223265
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781568589039
  • ISBN: 1568589034
  • Physical Description: xvii, 260 pages : maps ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Nation Books, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Part 1: New Orleans -- Chapter 1: Hanging on -- Chapter 2: How gentrification works -- Chapter 3: Destroy to rebuild -- Part 2: Detroit -- Chapter 4: The new Detroit -- Chapter 5: The 7.2 -- Chapter 6: How the slate got blank -- Part 3: San Francisco -- Chapter 7: The gentrified city -- Chapter 8: Growth machine -- Chapter 9: The new geography of inequality -- Part 4: New York -- Chapter 10: An Elegy -- Chapter 11: New York is not meant for people -- Chapter 12: Fight back -- Conclusion: Toward an un-gentriied future.
Subject: Gentrification > United States.
Equality > United States.
Urban poor > United States.
Middle class > United States.
Gentrification.
Neighborhoods.