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Description - The Divided City by Alan Mallach

Grounded, realistic strategies for cities to foster greater equality and opportunity.

In The Divided City, urban practitioner and scholar Alan Mallach presents a detailed picture of what has happened over the past 15 to 20 years in industrial cities like Pittsburgh and Baltimore, as they have undergone unprecedented, unexpected revival. He spotlights these changes while placing them in their larger economic, social and political context. Most importantly, he explores the pervasive significance of race in American cities, and looks closely at the successes and failures of city governments, nonprofit entities, and citizens as they have tried to address the challenges of change. The Divided City concludes with strategies to foster greater equality and opportunity, firmly grounding them in the cities' economic and political realities.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781610917810
ISBN-10: 1610917812
Format: Paperback / softback
Pages: 344
Imprint: Island Press
Publisher: Island Press
Publish Date: 22-Aug-2018
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Alan Mallach

Alan Mallach is a senior fellow at the Center for Community Progress in Washington DC. A city planner, advocate and writer, he is widely known for his work on housing, economic development, and urban revitalization. A former director of housing & economic development in Trenton, New Jersey, and a former non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, he teaches in the graduate city planning program at Pratt Institute.

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