eBook Encyclopedia of American Urban History, 1st Edition

  • Editor: David Goldfield
  • Published By: SAGE
  • ISBN-10: 1412939682
  • ISBN-13: 9781412939683
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 910 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released February 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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A two-volume A-to-Z encyclopedia covering the rise of urban America consisting of 450 entries with over 200 contributors. Urban history is a very vast topic and this encyclopedia presents the essential topics in a concise, readable and a authoritative format.

Key features include:

  • Accurate and authoritative historical approach
  • Focus on the 20th century - a century with the most dramatic urban growth
  • Covers most researched areas, such as urban renewal and urban governance
  • Contributors are leading academics in their fields
  • Interdisciplinary approach adding topics from economics, geography, anthropology, politics and sociology

  • Contributors


    • David Goldfield