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Title Urban problems and community development / Ronald F. Ferguson and William T. Dickens, editors.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  HN90.C6 U747 1999    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 628 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Ronald F. Ferguson and William T. Dickens -- Reconceiving the community development field / Ronald F. Ferguson and Sara E. Stoutland ; comment by Bennett Harrison -- Swimming against the tide: a brief history of federal policy in poor communities / Alice O'Connor ; comment by Joseph McNeedy -- Power, money, and politics in community development / Margaret Weir ; comment by Peter Dreier -- Community development corporations: mission, strategy, and accomplishments / Sara E. Stoutland -- What "community" supplies / Robert J. Sampson ; comment by James P. Connell -- Security and community development / Mark H. Moore ; comment by Wesley G. Skogan -- Schools and disadvantaged neighborhoods: the community development challenge / Clarence Stone, Kathryn Doherty, Cheryl Jones, and Timothy Ross ; comment by Gary Orfield -- Rebuilding urban labor markets: what community development can accomplish / William T. Dickens ; comment by Rebecca M. Blank -- The economics of housing services in low-income neighborhoods / Kenneth T. Rosen and Ted Dienstfrey ; comment by Anthony Downs -- Inner-city business development and entrepreneurship: new frontiers for policy and research / Ross Gittell and J. Phillip Thompson ; comment by Peter B. Doeringer -- Evaluating community development programs: problems and prospects / Peter H. Rossi ; comment by Judith M. Gueron -- Conclusion: social science research, urban problems, and community development alliances / Ronald F. Ferguson.
Subject Community development -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Added Author Ferguson, Ronald F.
Dickens, William T.
ISBN 0815718764 cloth alkaline paper
0815718756 paperback alkaline paper

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