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The Gold Coast and the Slum : Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side - Harvey Warren Zorbaugh

The Gold Coast and the Slum

Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side

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Published: 1st January 1929
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"This is a book about Chicago. It is also, and for that very reason, a book about every other American city which has lived long enough and grown large enough to experience the transformation of neighborhoods and the contact of cultures and the tension between different types of individual and community behavior. . . . Here is a type of sociological investigation which is equally marked by human interest and scientific method."--"Christian Century"

Table of Maps
Introduction, 1976 Introduction
Acknowledgment
The Shadow of the Skyscraper
An Area in Transition
The Gold Coast
The World of Furnished Rooms
Towertown
The Rialto of the Half-World
The Slum
Little Hell
Community Institutions and the Social Agency
The Lower North Community Council
The City and the Community
Reform, Realism, and City Life
Index
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780226989457
ISBN-10: 0226989453
Series: University of Chicago Sociological
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 310
Published: 1st January 1929
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.8 x 15.2  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.47
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: New edition