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Place matters

Peter Dreier

Place matters

metropolitics for the twenty-first century

by Peter Dreier

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban poor,
  • Federal-city relations,
  • Urban policy,
  • Metropolitan areas

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Dreier, John Mollenkopf & Todd Swanstrom
    SeriesStudies in government and public policy, Studies in government and public policy
    ContributionsMollenkopf, John H., 1946- author, Swanstrom, Todd, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4045 .D74 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 478 pages
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27152217M
    ISBN 100700619275
    ISBN 109780700619276
    LC Control Number2014014488
    OCLC/WorldCa881469218

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Place Matters is one of the best books of applied social science I have ever read."--Richard DeLeon, author of Left Coast City: Progressive Politics in San Francisco, "An important book. Dreier, Mollenkopf, and Swanstrom have creatively diagnosed one of the most important domestic problems of the twenty-first century/5(6).

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Dreier, Mollenkopf, and Swanstrom have creatively diagnosed one of the most important domestic problems of the twenty-first century. In Wilfred McClay’s piece, “Why Place Matters,” he discusses and deliberates not only the physical state but also the psychological state of “thereness” that is within a place and that lies within a person.

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