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The Resource Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008, Philip VanderMeer, (electronic resource)

Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008, Philip VanderMeer, (electronic resource)

Label
Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008
Title
Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008
Statement of responsibility
Philip VanderMeer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
VanderMeer, Philip R.
Dewey number
979.1/73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Social change
  • Cities and towns
  • Phoenix (Ariz.)
  • Phoenix (Ariz.)
  • Phoenix (Ariz.)
  • Phoenix (Ariz.)
  • Arizona
  • United States
Label
Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008, Philip VanderMeer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The first desert vision : an American Eden: Civilizing the desert : the initial phase ; Building the modern city : physical form and function ; Shaping the modern American city : social construction -- pt. 2. Creating and pursuing a new vision, 1940-60: Creating a new vision : the war and after ; Building a new politics ; Growing the city : economic, cultural, and spatial expansion -- pt. 3. Elaborating and modifying the high-tech suburban vision: From houses to communities : suburban growth in the postwar metropolis, 1945-80 ; Political change and changing policies in the 1960s and 1970s ; Changing the urban form : the politics of place and space ; An uncertain future : looking for a new vision -- Conclusion : desert vision, desert city
Control code
ocn759158345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 459 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826348937
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158345
Label
Desert visions and the making of Phoenix, 1860-2008, Philip VanderMeer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The first desert vision : an American Eden: Civilizing the desert : the initial phase ; Building the modern city : physical form and function ; Shaping the modern American city : social construction -- pt. 2. Creating and pursuing a new vision, 1940-60: Creating a new vision : the war and after ; Building a new politics ; Growing the city : economic, cultural, and spatial expansion -- pt. 3. Elaborating and modifying the high-tech suburban vision: From houses to communities : suburban growth in the postwar metropolis, 1945-80 ; Political change and changing policies in the 1960s and 1970s ; Changing the urban form : the politics of place and space ; An uncertain future : looking for a new vision -- Conclusion : desert vision, desert city
Control code
ocn759158345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 459 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826348937
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158345

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