Political Science / Public Policy / City Planning & Urban Development

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Neoliberalism on the Ground

Neoliberalism on the Ground

Architecture and Transformation from the 1960s to the Present
Architecture and urbanism have contributed to one of the most sweeping transformations of our times. Over the past four decades, neoliberalism has been not only a dominant paradigm in politics but a process of bricks and mortar in everyday life. Rather than to ask what a neoliberal architecture looks like, ...
Regenerating Dixie

Regenerating Dixie

Electric Energy and the Modern South

Electrification as an Engine of Change in the Modern South

A Negotiated Landscape

A Negotiated Landscape

The Transformation of San Francisco's Waterfront since 1950

A Negotiated Landscape examines the transformation of San Francisco’s iconic waterfront from the eve of its decline in 1950 to the turn of the millennium.

The Politics of Place

The Politics of Place

Contentious Urban Redevlopment in Pittsburgh

Using five case studies of redevelopment in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Gregory Crowley addresses important issues in urban redevelopment and provides a framework through which to view future contention.

Twentieth-Century Pittsburgh, Volume Two

Twentieth-Century Pittsburgh, Volume Two

The Post-Steel Era

This volume traces the major decisions, events, programs, and personalities that transformed the city of Pittsburgh during its urban renewal project, which began in 1977. Roy Lubove demonstrates how the city showed united determination to attract high technology companies in an attempt to reverse the economic fallout from the decline of the local steel industry. Lubove also separates the successes from the failures, the good intentions from the actual results.

Twentieth Century Pittsburgh Volume 1

Twentieth Century Pittsburgh Volume 1

Government, Business, and Environmental Change

Now back in print, this is a pioneering analysis of an elite driven, post-World War II urban renewal, that has become the classic model for all such redevelopment projects.

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