Making Sense Of The City

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Robert Bruce Fairbanks | Publisher : Ohio State University Press

ISBN 10 : 0814208819
ISBN 13 : 9780814208816

"Making Sense of the City explores the ways in which urbanites have attempted to confront the challenges of urban life during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. In the spirit ..

Broken Knowledge

Pub Date : 1997 | Author : Younglae Kim | Publisher : University Press of America

ISBN 10 : 0761807802
ISBN 13 : 9780761807803

Broken Knowledge explores the impacts of the scientific and scholarly ideal of the modern university on theological education at Union Theological Seminary from 1887-1926. During t..

Power And Society In Greater Ny

Pub Date : 1982-10-02 | Author : David C. Hammack | Publisher : Russell Sage Foundation

ISBN 10 : 9781610442657
ISBN 13 : 1610442652

Who has ruled New York? Has power become more concentrated—or more widely and democratically dispersed—in American cities over the past one hundred years? How did New York come..

Nicholas Miraculous

Pub Date : 2015-04-28 | Author : Michael Rosenthal | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231539524
ISBN 13 : 0231539525

To those who loved him, like Teddy Roosevelt, he was "Nicholas Miraculous," the fabled educator who had a hand in everything; to those who did not, like novelist Upton Sinclair, he..