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Sunburnt cities [electronic resource] : the great recession, depopulation, and urban planning in the American Sunbelt / Justin B. Hollander ; forword by Frank J. Popper.

By: Hollander, Justin B.
Contributor(s): Popper, Frank J.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011Description: xv, 165 p. : ill., map.ISBN: 9780203834381 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): Cities and towns -- Sunbelt States | City planning -- Sunbelt States | Migration, Internal -- Sunbelt States | Sunbelt States -- Economic conditions -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No title; No title; No title; No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Contents:
Introduction -- Perspectives on growth and decline -- When people leave : the ruins of urban neighborhoods -- Lessons from a declining city : Flint, Michigan after 40 years of population loss -- A new model for neighborhood change in shrinking cities -- Unfamiliar patterns in the sun : what postal workers already know -- Facing change in the Central Valley : a declining Fresno -- Endless growth in the desert? The fall of Phoenix -- Abandonment outside the Magic Kingdom: what went wrong in Orlando -- Conclusion.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [154]-161) and index.

Introduction -- Perspectives on growth and decline -- When people leave : the ruins of urban neighborhoods -- Lessons from a declining city : Flint, Michigan after 40 years of population loss -- A new model for neighborhood change in shrinking cities -- Unfamiliar patterns in the sun : what postal workers already know -- Facing change in the Central Valley : a declining Fresno -- Endless growth in the desert? The fall of Phoenix -- Abandonment outside the Magic Kingdom: what went wrong in Orlando -- Conclusion.

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