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Diaz, David R., 1951-

Barrio urbanism Chicanos, planning, and American cities / [electronic resource] : David Ralph Diaz. - New York : Routledge, 2005. - 323 p. : maps.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-295) and index.

Early history of urban locational patterns, 1880-1950 -- Barrio logic and the consolidation of Chicanas/os in the city, 1950-1975 -- Transformation of barrios and the impact of reforms of racist real estate and banking industry practices -- Housing affordability : practical influence of local and federal policies -- Economic development in Chicana/o communities -- Open space, cultural programs and recreational resources -- Redevelopment policy in the barrio -- The history of confrontational urban politics : a reliance on social movements -- Land use conflicts and the politics of environmental justice -- The political and social transformation of California -- The new cities of the Southwest -- The challenge to future political coalitions and the question of land use policy -- Chicanas/os and the urban challenges of the 21st century.




Mode of access: World Wide Web.

9780203020968 (e-book : PDF)


Mexican Americans--History.
Urban policy--History.--United States
City planning--History.--United States
Land use, Urban--History.--United States
Hispanic American neighborhoods--History.


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Khulna University of Engineering & Technology

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