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Blueprint for disaster
D. Bradford Hunt

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Blueprint for disaster
the unraveling of Chicago public housing
D. Bradford Hunt.

Published 2009 by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

What went wrong with public housing in Chicago?
The 1937 Housing Act revisited
Building the Chicago Housing Authority
Clearing Chicago's slums
The end of integration and the taming of the CHA
Designing high-rise disasters
Planning a social disaster
The loss of the working class
The tenants revolt
The Gautreaux case and the limits of judicial activism
The long road to rebirth
The unraveling of public housing in Chicago.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
363.5/850977311
Library of Congress
HD7288.78.U52 C45 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23082441M
Internet Archive
blueprintfordisa00hunt
ISBN 10
0226360857
ISBN 13
9780226360850
LC Control Number
2009006297
Library Thing
8575873
Goodreads
6124477

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