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  • Dreier, Peter, 1948-
     
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  • Urban poor -- United States.
     
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  • Urban policy -- United States.
     
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  • Federal-city relations -- United States.
     
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  • Metropolitan areas -- United States.
     
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    Place matters : metropolitics for the twenty-first century / Peter Dreier, John Mollenkopf and Todd Swanstrom.
    by Dreier, Peter, 1948-
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    Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2014]
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  • Urban poor -- United States.
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  • Urban policy -- United States.
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  • Federal-city relations -- United States.
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  • Metropolitan areas -- United States.
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    9780700619276 (paperback)
    0700619275 (paperback)
    Description: 
    xvii, 478 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
    Edition: 
    Third edition.
    Contents: 
    Place still matters -- The facts of economic segregation and sprawl -- The costs of economic segregation and sprawl -- The roads not taken: how government policies promote economic segregation and suburban sprawl -- From FDR to Obama: a brief history of federal urban policy -- City limits: what can Motown teach us about wealth, poverty, and municipal finance? -- Urban politics matter: liberal, progressive, and conservative cities -- Regionalisms old and new -- Metropolicies for the twenty-first century -- Crossing the city line: a metropolitics for the twenty-first century.
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    Thoroughly revised and updated for its third edition, Place Matters examines the major trends and problems shaping our cities and suburbs, explores a range of policy solutions to address them, and looks closely at the potential political coalitions needed to put the country's "urban crisis" back on the public agenda. (Publisher)
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    Studies in government and public policy
    Studies in government and public policy.
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