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Author Biles, Roger, 1950-

Title The fate of cities : urban America and the federal government, 1945-2000 / Roger Biles.

Imprint Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  307.760904 B492f 2011    ---  Available
Description xiv, 445 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The fair deal and the cities -- Dynamic conservatism and the cities -- The new urban frontier -- The great society and the cities -- Nixon and the new federalism -- Ford and the new federalism -- A new partnership with the cities -- Ronald Reagan's new federalism -- George H.W. Bush's new federalism -- Bill Clinton and a "third way" for urban America -- The fate of the cities.
Subject Urban policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
City planning -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780700617685 (cloth : alk. paper)
070061768X (cloth : alk. paper)

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