The Resource Where are poor people to live? : transforming public housing communities, Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright, editors

Where are poor people to live? : transforming public housing communities, Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright, editors

Label
Where are poor people to live? : transforming public housing communities
Title
Where are poor people to live?
Title remainder
transforming public housing communities
Statement of responsibility
Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how major shifts in federal policy are spurring local public housing authorities to demolish their high-rise, low-income developments, and replace them with affordable low-rise, mixed income communities. This book focuses on Chicago, and that city's affordable housing crisis
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
363.5/850977311
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7288.78.U52
LC item number
C495 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cities and contemporary society
Label
Where are poor people to live? : transforming public housing communities, Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our fight must go on" / Rene Maxwell. -- Introduction / Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright. -- I. National and local context for public housing transformation. Public housing transformation: evolving national policy / Janet L. Smith ; Public housing's Cinderella: policy dynamics of HOPE VI in the mid-1990s / Yan Zhang and Gretchen Weismann ; The HOPE VI program: what has happened to the residents? / Susan J. Popkin. -- II. On the ground in Chicago: reshaping public housing communities. The Chicago Housing Authority's plan for transformation / Janet L. Smith ; Community resistance to CHA transformation: the history, evolution, struggles, and accomplishments of the Coalition to Protect Public Housing / Patricia A. Wright ; The case of Cabrini-Green / Patrica A. Wright, with Richard M. Wheelock and Carol Steele ; A critical analysis of the ABLA redevelopment plan / Larry Bennett, Nancy Hudspeth, and Patricia A. Wright ; Relocated public housing residents have little hope of returning: work requirements for mixed-income public housing developments / William P. Wilen and Rajesh D. Nayak. -- III. Learning from Chicago: prospects and challenges for policy makers. Gautreaux and Chicago's public housing crisis: the conflict between achieving integration and providing decent housing for very low-income African Americans / William P. Wilen and Wendy L. Stasell ; Mixed-income communities: designing out poverty or pushing out the poor? / Janet L. Smith ; Downtown restructuring and public housing in contemporary Chicago: fashioning a better world-class city / Larry Bennett. -- Epilogue / Larry Bennett, Janet L. Smith, and Patricia A. Wright
Control code
ocn213305761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780765610751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22860952
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)213305761
  • pebcs0765610752
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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