This is the City by Ronald J. Schmidt
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This is the City
By Ronald J. Schmidt

This is the City

Making Model Citizens in Los Angeles

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This is the City by Ronald J. Schmidt

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Schmidt reveals how the political culture of Southern California is structured by over a century's worth of efforts to exhort citizens to emulate models of virtue and to coerce them to imitate models of passive behavior. This book traces this effort to script the city's social life, demonstrating how democratic pedagogy and popular media have bee

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780816641901
ISBN-10: 0816641900
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 146mm x 14mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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