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Author Brown-Saracino, Japonica

Title A neighborhood that never changes : gentrification, social preservation, and the search for authenticity / Japonica Brown-Saracino

Publ Info Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2009
 RWU Main Library  HT175 .B765 2009    AVAILABLE
 URI  HT175 B765 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xvii, 334 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Fieldwork encounters and discoveries
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-319 and index
Contents The research sites and methods -- Beyond pioneering: social homesteaders as uneasy gentrifiers -- Social preservation -- The varying strategies of social preservation -- The real people: selecting the authentic old-timer -- Locating social preservation -- Self-representation: old-timers' perspectives
LC subject Gentrification -- United States -- Case studies
ISBN 9780226076621 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0226076628 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780226076638 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226076636 (pbk. : alk. paper)