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Activists in City Hall : the progressive response to the Reagan era in Boston and Chicago / Pierre Clavel.

Author/Creator:
Clavel, Pierre.
Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 232 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and government.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Politics and government.
Community activists -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Community activists -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Urban policy -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Urban policy -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Flynn, Raymond L.
Washington, Harold, 1922-1987.
Progressivism (United States politics).
Contents:
The progressive city : concept and context
What the progressive city was
The movement becomes politics in Boston
Flynn's City Hall and the neighborhoods
Neighborhood background and the campaign in Chicago
Washington in City Hall
Later developments in Chicago
Race, class, and the administrative struggle.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780801449291 (alk. paper)
0801449294 (alk. paper)
9780801476556 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801476550 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
610206670
Publisher Number:
99939680360