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Shock Cities

The Environmental Transformation and Reform of Manchester and Chicago

by Harold L. Platt

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Urban renewal & regeneration,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: World,
  • Lancashire,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Historical Geography,
  • United States - State & Local - Midwest,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • General,
  • Chicago,
  • England,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Illinois,
  • Industries,
  • Manchester,
  • Urban ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10192779M
    ISBN 100226670767
    ISBN 109780226670768

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Shock cities, the environmental transformation and reform of Manchester and Chicago

Statements consisting only of original research should be removed. At present, there is no clear delineation of the latest transition, though sometimes the term Post-industrial societyoriginating from Daniel Bellis used, in addition to Toffler's "Third Wave society". We know now, what a struggle you made of old.

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