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From the Puritans to the projects :public housing and public neighbors /Lawrence J. Vale.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Vale, Lawrence J., 1959-
Publication
Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press
Contents
Introduction: The "public" in public housing -- pt. 1. The prehistory of public housing. -- Coping with the poor: techniques and institutions -- Rewarding upward mobility: public lands, private houses, and new communities -- pt. 2. Public housing in Boston. -- Building selective collectives, 1934-1954 -- Managing poverty and race, 1955-1980 -- The Boston Housing Authority since 1980: the Puritans return.
Date
2000.
Description
460 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Gift of Carl R. Nold, 2013.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-448) and index.
ISBN
0674002865 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780674002869 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
288268
Call Number
Stacks HD7288.78.U52 M48 2000
Descriptive terms
Armen (personen)
Housing policy History.
Housing policy.
Huisvesting.
Huisvestingsbeleid.
Poor History.
Poor.
Public housing History.
Public housing.
Sociale woningbouw.
Sozialwohnung.
Wohnungspolitik.
Places
Boston
Massachusetts
Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts.

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