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Title Urban modernity : cultural innovation in the Second Industrial Revolution / Miriam R. Levin [and others]

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HT361 .U7173 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HT361 .U7173 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 272 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Contents Dynamic triad : city, exposition, and museum in industrial society / Miriam R. Levin -- Bringing the future to Earth in Paris / Miriam R. Levin -- From modern Babylon to White City : science, technology and urban change in London, 1870-1914 / Sophie Forgan -- Counterrevolution of progress: a civic culture of modernity in Chicago, 1880-1910 / Robert H. Kargon -- "Damned always to alter, but never to be" : Berlin's culture of change around 1900 / Martina Hessler -- Promoting scientific and technological change in Tokyo, 1870-1930 : museums, industrial exhibitions, and the city / Morris Low -- CODA / Miriam R. Levin
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Urbanization -- History
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- History
Industrialization -- History
Add Author Levin, Miriam R
ISBN 9780262013987 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262013983 (hardcover : alk. paper)