Urban problems and community development [electronic resource] / Ronald F. Ferguson and William T. Dickens, editors.

Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c1999.
xii, 628 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Community development -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Electronic books.
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Introduction / Ronald F. Ferguson and William T. Dickens
Reconceiving the community development field / Ronald F. Ferguson and Sara E. Stoutland ; comment by Bennett Harrison
Swimming against the tide : a brief history of federal policy in poor communities / Alice O'Connor ; comment by Joseph McNeedy
Power, money, and politics in community development / Margaret Weir ; comment by Peter Dreier
Community development corporations : mission, strategy, and accomplishments / Sara E. Stoutland
What "community" supplies / Robert J. Sampson ; comment by James P. Connell
Security and community development / Mark H. Moore ; comment by Wesley G. Skogan
Schools and disadvantaged neighborhoods : the community development challenge / Clarence Stone, Kathryn Doherty, Cheryl Jones, and Timothy Ross ; comment by Gary Orfield
Rebuilding urban labor markets : what community development can accomplish / William T. Dickens ; comment by Rebecca M. Blank
The economics of housing services in low-income neighborhoods / Kenneth T. Rosen and Ted Dienstfrey ; comment by Anthony Downs
Inner-city business development and entrepreneurship : new frontiers for policy and research / Ross Gittell and J. Phillip Thompson ; comment by Peter B. Doeringer
Evaluating community development programs : problems and prospects Peter H. Rossi ; comment by Judith M. Gueron
Conclusion : social science research, urban problems, and community development alliances / Ronald F. Ferguson.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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