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Suburban Century

Social Change and Urban Growth in England and the USA

by Mark Clapson

  • 55 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban renewal & regeneration,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • USA,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Suburban life,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Human Geography,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • England,
  • Suburbanites,
  • Suburbs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623488M
    ISBN 101859736432
    ISBN 109781859736432

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As the century wore on, the idyll seemed less likely to be realised and suburbia came to be both satirised and reflected in depictions of sinister dystopias. “In High Life: Condo Living in the Suburban Century, Matthew Gordon Lasner traces the history of collective homeownership in the United groundbreaking account ranges from the s to the recent past and covers a wide range of metropolitan locations and building types Lasner’s work challenges those who study cities to think more creatively about them and to move their.

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Set in ss Skokie, Illinois, My Suburban Shtetl offers amusing vignettes about a largely Jewish town struggling with assimilation, racism and neo-Nazis attempting to march in their town. I rediscovered this book at my dad's house as I am cleaning out all of my belongings/5.

The third century of American history is shaping up as the suburban century. Until most Americans lived in rural areas. By the country was a third urban, a third rural, and a third suburban.

High Life: Condo Living in the Suburban Century Article in The Journal of American History (2) August with 5 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Get this from a library. High life: condo living in the suburban century. [Matthew Gordon Lasner] -- Today, one in five homeowners in American cities and suburbs lives in a multifamily home rather than a single-family dwelling.

As the American dream evolves, precipitated by declining real estate. In Suburban Century, Mark Clapson takes stock of the historiography, and the historical experience, of suburban development over the past century.

It is very much a work of synthesis, drawing in only a few cases upon the author’s research. Reviews “Suburban Century provides an important and accessible new approach to suburbia for which both political and social historians will be indebted, and a number of critical questions do arise from its approach.”Tim Cooper (University of Cambridge), Urban History.

This was a historically intriguing book, that uncovered a lot of hidden forces that drove the conservative right to power in the U.S. Orange County is a social oddity, in that, it was the only region in America that was suburban and strongly conservative, and the elements that urbanization were bringing to the area were a factor in the "right's /5(30).

The continuing popularity of suburban living in twentieth century England. Journal of Historical Studies. 4, pp. The American contribution to the urban sociology of race relations in Britain from the s to the early sCited by: Lasner’s history is an intriguing and timely book, rich in insights and observations about collective housing ownership patterns and practices within the suburban century.”—The Journal of Popular Culture “In High Life: Condo Living in the Suburban Century, Matthew Gordon Lasner traces the history of collective homeownership in the.

This book is structured around chapters that each pursue a sub-theme of suburban landscape/psychology by centering the writing around a work of fiction and a film. So, for example, a chapter on masculinity in suburbia is fleshed out through the discussion of Rabbit Redux by John Updike and the film The Graduate (though it isn't so rigid; Beuka /5.

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Links to order the book are also here. Almost any suburban house built after the mids reflects deeply rooted American attitudes toward family life. The House Itself. A TYPICAL LATE-NINETEENTH-CENTURY FAMILY moving into a suburban house sought the “three S’s”: space, sanitation, and security.

The massive growth of American cities in the decades following the Civil War. Get this from a library. Suburban century: social change and urban growth in England and the United States.

[Mark Clapson] -- Bad architecture. Soulless. Are the suburbs really as homogenous and conservative as we think they are. This wide-ranging comparative study of England and the USA offers new interpretations on.

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