The new suburban history /

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors / Creators:Kruse, Kevin Michael, 1972-
Sugrue, Thomas J., 1962-
Format: Book
Imprint: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Series:Historical studies of urban America.
Retention:Retained for Eastern Academic Scholars' Trust (EAST)
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The New Suburban History
  • 1. Marketing the Free Market: State Intervention and the Politics of Prosperity in Metropolitan America
  • 2. Less Than Plessy: The Inner City, Suburbs, and State-Sanctioned Residential Segregation in the Age of Brown
  • 3. Uncovering the City in the Suburb: Cold War Politics, Scientific Elites, and High-Tech Spaces
  • 4. How Hell Moved from the City to the Suburbs: Urban Scholars and Changing Perceptions of Authentic Community
  • 5. "The House I Live In": Race, Class, and African American Suburban Dreams in the Postwar United States
  • 6. "Socioeconomic Integration" in the Suburbs: From Reactionary Populism to Class Fairness in Metropolitan Charlotte
  • 7. Prelude to the Tax Revolt: The Politics of the "Tax Dollar" in Postwar California
  • 8. Suburban Growth and Its Discontents: The Logic and Limits of Reform on the Postwar Northeast Corridor
  • 9. Reshaping the American Dream: Immigrants, Ethnic Minorities, and the Politics of the New Suburbs
  • 10. The Legal Technology of Exclusion in Metropolitan America
  • Notes
  • Contributors
  • Index