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Gentrification and the enterprise culture

Britain, 1780-1980

by F. M. L. Thompson

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Businesspeople -- Great Britain.,
    • Gentry -- Great Britain.,
    • Social mobility -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementF.M.L. Thompson.
      SeriesThe Ford Lectures ;, 1994
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC256 .T48 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6795872M
      ISBN 100199243301
      LC Control Number00066545

      This first textbook on the topic of gentrification is written for upper-level undergraduates in geography, sociology, and planning. The gentrification of urban areas has accelerated across the globe to become a central engine of urban development, and it is a topic that has attracted a great deal of interest in both academia and the popular press. Gentrification is also making the community loss its cultural value. In Queens, Long Island City is the artistic community. The landmark, 5 Pointz, was known as a sanctuary of graffiti where artists from different parts of the globe were able to freely express themselves at the same time the viewers were able to appreciate them.

        Is gentrification a bad word or a good influence? Lance Freeman, an assistant professor at Columbia University, talks with Farai Chideya about his new book exploring the gentrification of two. Gentrification is, in simple terms, the raising of housing and store prices in order to force lower income persons out of an urban city. As shown in a Census Reports, more than 20 percent of cities experienced gentrification from to now, whereas only percent had experienced gentrification between and

      Gentrification is good for the poor. IN AN old bar on U Street in Washington, DC—a place that was once a centre of black life and is now an inferno .   “The coffee shop is the tip of the iceberg,” Moskowitz writes in this exacting look at gentrification in New Orleans, Detroit, San Francisco and Author: Daniel Brook.


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