The Good, the Bad, and the Hungry Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$42.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Sociology- Urban Studies City Specific

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Francisco, 1850-1900

by

The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Francisco, 1850-1900 Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Philip J. Ethington challenges the assumptions of several decades of urban history that treat American urban politics as the expression of social-group community experience. Instead, he maintains in The Public City, social-group identities of race, class, ethnicity, and gender were politically constructed in the public sphere in the process of political mobilization and journalistic discourse.

About the Author

Philip J. Ethington is Associate Professor of History at the University of Southern California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520230019
Author:
Ethington, Philip J.
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Practical Politics
Subject:
Sociology - Urban
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
City Planning & Urban Development
Subject:
San francisco
Subject:
Political participation
Subject:
Political culture
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Political Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.
Subject:
Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.
Subject:
San Francisco (Calif.)
Subject:
San Francisco (Calif.) Social conditions.
Subject:
Sociology-Urban Studies City Specific
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
103-200
Publication Date:
20010731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
13 plates, 11 tables, 1 figure
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.25 in 22 oz

Other books you might like

  1. The Mole People: Life in the Tunnels... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  2. Ecology of Fear: Los Angeles and the... Used Trade Paper $7.50
  3. The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths...
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  4. To 'Joy My Freedom: Southern Black... Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. Dark Side of Fortune: Triumph and... New Trade Paper $39.25
  6. Workingmens Democracy Used Trade Paper $11.00

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Americana » General
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics
History and Social Science » Sociology » Urban Studies » City Specific
History and Social Science » Sociology » Urban Studies » General
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Francisco, 1850-1900 New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$42.95 In Stock
Product details 480 pages University of California Press - English 9780520230019 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.