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The Resource Vital little plans : the short works of Jane Jacobs, edited by Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring

Vital little plans : the short works of Jane Jacobs, edited by Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring

Label
Vital little plans : the short works of Jane Jacobs
Title
Vital little plans
Title remainder
the short works of Jane Jacobs
Statement of responsibility
edited by Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of Jacobs's career in forty short pieces that have never been collected in a single volume: essays, articles, speeches, interviews, and lectures, covering her work in urban and economic planning as well as globalization, feminism, and universal health care
Member of
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10535152
Cataloging source
DLC
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1916-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Jane
Dewey number
307.1/2160973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zipp, Samuel
  • Storring, Nathan
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True
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  • Jacobs, Jane
  • Jacobs, Jane
  • City planning
  • City planning
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban policy
  • Urban policy
  • City planning
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban policy
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the short works of Jane Jacobs
Label
Vital little plans : the short works of Jane Jacobs, edited by Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: A city naturalist, 1934-1952 -- While arranging verses for a book -- Diamonds in the tough -- Flowers come to town -- Caution, men working -- 30,000 unemployed and 7,000 empty houses in Scranton, neglected city -- Islands the boats pass by -- No virtue in meek conformity -- Part two: City building, 1952-1965 -- Philadelphia's redevelopment: a progress report -- Pavement pounders and Olympians -- The missing link in city redevelopment -- Our "surplus" land -- Reason, emotion, pressure: there is no other recipe -- Metropolitan government -- Downtown is for people -- A living network of relationships -- A great unbalance -- The decline of function -- Part three: How new work begins, 1965-1984 -- The self-generating growth of cities -- On civil disobedience -- Strategies for helping cities -- A city getting hooked on the expressway drug -- The real problem of cities -- Can big plans solve the problem of renewal? -- Part four: The ecology of cities, 1984-2000 -- The responsibilities of cities -- Pedaling together -- Foreword to The Death and Life of Great American Cities -- Two ways to live -- First letter to the Consumer Policy Institute -- Women as natural entrepreneurs -- Market nurturing run amok -- Against amalgamation -- Part five: Some patterns of future development, 2000-2006 -- Time and change as neighborhood allies -- Canada's hub cities -- Efficiency and the commons -- The sparrow principle -- Uncovering the economy: a new hypothesis -- The end of the plantation age
Control code
1728452
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xliii, 490 pages
Isbn
9780399589607
Lccn
2016014099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026415402
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399589607
  • (OCoLC)942838380
Label
Vital little plans : the short works of Jane Jacobs, edited by Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: A city naturalist, 1934-1952 -- While arranging verses for a book -- Diamonds in the tough -- Flowers come to town -- Caution, men working -- 30,000 unemployed and 7,000 empty houses in Scranton, neglected city -- Islands the boats pass by -- No virtue in meek conformity -- Part two: City building, 1952-1965 -- Philadelphia's redevelopment: a progress report -- Pavement pounders and Olympians -- The missing link in city redevelopment -- Our "surplus" land -- Reason, emotion, pressure: there is no other recipe -- Metropolitan government -- Downtown is for people -- A living network of relationships -- A great unbalance -- The decline of function -- Part three: How new work begins, 1965-1984 -- The self-generating growth of cities -- On civil disobedience -- Strategies for helping cities -- A city getting hooked on the expressway drug -- The real problem of cities -- Can big plans solve the problem of renewal? -- Part four: The ecology of cities, 1984-2000 -- The responsibilities of cities -- Pedaling together -- Foreword to The Death and Life of Great American Cities -- Two ways to live -- First letter to the Consumer Policy Institute -- Women as natural entrepreneurs -- Market nurturing run amok -- Against amalgamation -- Part five: Some patterns of future development, 2000-2006 -- Time and change as neighborhood allies -- Canada's hub cities -- Efficiency and the commons -- The sparrow principle -- Uncovering the economy: a new hypothesis -- The end of the plantation age
Control code
1728452
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xliii, 490 pages
Isbn
9780399589607
Lccn
2016014099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026415402
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399589607
  • (OCoLC)942838380

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