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The Urban Crisis

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Published by Northwestern University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Regional geography,
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban Policy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Urban poor,
  • Social Science,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Labor,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • Employment,
  • Congresses,
  • Metropolitan government

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBurton Weisbrod (Editor), James Worthy (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7979214M
    ISBN 100810113899
    ISBN 109780810113893

    China’s Urban Crisis Authoritarian planning, rising class tensions, and sophisticated population surveillance cast a shadow on the country’s rapidly growing cities. Joel Kotkin is the presidential fellow in urban futures at Chapman University and executive director of the Center for Opportunity Urbanism. His latest book is The Human.


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