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Gold Coast and the Slum A Sociological Study of Chicago's near North Side

ISBN-10: 0226989453

ISBN-13: 9780226989457

Edition: Reprint 

Authors: Howard P. Chudacoff, Harvey Warren Zorbaugh

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"This is a book about Chicago. It is also, and for that very reason, a book about every other American city which has lived long enough and grown large enough to experience the transformation of neighborhoods and the contact of cultures and the tension between different types of individual and community behavior. . . . Here is a type of sociological investigation which is equally marked by human interest and scientific method."--Christian Century
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Book details

List price: $30.00
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 7/15/1983
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 310
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Table of Maps
Introduction, 1976 Introduction
Acknowledgment
The Shadow of the Skyscraper
An Area in Transition
The Gold Coast
The World of Furnished Rooms
Towertown
The Rialto of the Half-World
The Slum
Little Hell
Community Institutions and the Social Agency
The Lower North Community Council
The City and the Community
Reform, Realism, and City Life
Index