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Author Clavel, Pierre

Title Activists in City Hall : the progressive response to the Reagan era in Boston and Chicago / Pierre Clavel

Publ Info Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  JS614.A1 C53 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  JS614.A1 C53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xx, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Cornell paperbacks
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The progressive city : concept and context -- What the progressive city was -- The movement becomes politics in Boston -- Flynn's City Hall and the neighborhoods -- Neighborhood background and the campaign in Chicago -- Washington in City Hall -- Later developments in Chicago -- Race, class, and the administrative struggle
LC subject Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and government
Chicago (Ill.) -- Politics and government
Community activists -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Community activists -- Illinois -- Chicago
Urban policy -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Urban policy -- Illinois -- Chicago
Flynn, Raymond L
Washington, Harold, 1922-1987
Progressivism (United States politics)
ISBN 9780801449291 (alk. paper)
0801449294 (alk. paper)
9780801476556 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801476550 (pbk. : alk. paper)