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140.364, Spring 2020

Kargon, Robert, Spring 2020, Crenson, Matthew, Spring 2020
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1. Baltimore: A Political History Book , Online in English
Matthew A. Crenson. 2017 .

Crenson, Matthew A., 1943-

"People from Baltimore glory in its quirky charm, small-town character, and history of North-cum-South culture. Not every native, however, realizes that for much of the nineteenth century, as "mobtown," the city often made its case for being one of the most violent places in the…
2. The Blackwell city reader Book , Print in English
edited by Gary Bridge and Sophie Watson. 2002 .

Pt. I. Reading City Imaginations -- 1. Metropolis and Mental Life / Georg Simmel -- 2. From The City of Tomorrow and its Planning / Le Corbusier -- 3. From The Image of the City / Kevin Lynch -- 4. From Dreaming the Rational City / M. Christine Boyer…
3. Cities: the first 6,000 years Book , Print in English
Monica L. Smith. 2019 .

Smith, Monica L. (Monica Louise)

Offers an archeological perspective on the history of cities from antiquity to present day, detailing why cities began and the distinctive qualities that make them responsible for the growth of civilization and global economies.
4. City Reader Book , Online in English
The€Fifth Edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the best classic and contemporary writings on the city. It contains fifty-seven selections including€seventeen new selections by Elijah Anderson, Robert Bruegmann, Michael Dear, Jan Gehl, Harvey Molotch,…
5. The city reader Book , Print in English
edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout. 2011 .

pt. 1 EVOLUTION OF CITIES -- Introduction -- "The Urbanization of the Human Population" / Kingsley Davis -- "The Urban Revolution" / V. Gordon Childe -- "The Polis" / H.D.F. Kitto -- "The Great Towns" / Friedrich Engels…
6. The city reader Book , Print in English
edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout. 2000 .

The evolution of cities -- Urban culture and society -- Urban space -- Urban politics, governance, and economics -- Urban planning history and visions -- Urban planning theory and practice -- Perspectives on urban design -- The future of the city.
9. L'enfance nue: Naked childhood Video/Film , DVD in French
Janus Films ; Athos Distribution ; François Truffaut, Claude Berri, Jo et Samy… 1968 .

François Fournier is a troubled ten-year-old who has been in foster care since he was four. But his is a "temporary placement," meaning that his parents can come back for him any time. They never do. The story begins with François being shuffled from one foster home to another,…
Ari J. Blatt and Edward Welch. 2019 .

Blatt, Ari J.,

The changing look and feel of metropolitan France has been a notable preoccupation of French culture since the 1980s. This collection of essays explores concern with space across a range of media, from recent cinema, documentary filmmaking and photographic projects to television…
12. Infinite city: a San Francisco atlas Map/Globe , Print in English
Rebecca Solnit ; with cartographers, Ben Pease, Shizue Seigel. 2010 .

Solnit, Rebecca.

"[Atlas] of principal landmarks and treasures of the region, including butterly species, queer sites, murders, coffee, water, power, contingent identities, social types, libraries, early morning bars, the lost labor landscape of 1960, and the monumental Monterey cypresses of San…
13. The last black man in San Francisco Video/Film , DVD in English
A24 presents ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; in association with Longshot Features… 2019 .

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind. As he struggles to reconnect with…
15. Nature, choice and social power Book , Print in English
Erica Schoenberger. 2015 .

Schoenberger, Erica J.

We are at an environmental impasse. Many blame our personal choices about the things we consume and the way we live. This is only part of the problem. Different forms of social power - political, economic and ideological - structure the choices we have available. This book…
16. The personality of American cities Book , Print in English
by Edward Hungerford ... with frontispiece by E. Horter. 1913 .

Hungerford, Edward, 1875-1948.

Our ancient hub.--America's New York.--Across the East River.--William Penn's town.--The monumental city.--The American Mecca.--The city of the seven hills.--Where romance and courtesy do not forget.--Rochester, and her neighbors.--Steel's great capital.--The sixth city…
edited by Philippe Met, Derek Schilling. 2018 .

The record of French cinema's many forays into the Paris suburbs is far more than a prehistory of the 'film de banlieue'. Decades before the emergence--around 1995--of a self-styled 'hood' film in France, filmmakers looked beyond the gates of the City of Light for inspiration and…
[by] Matthew A. Crenson. 1971 .

Crenson, Matthew A., 1943-

19. Urban economics Book , Print in English
Edwin S. Mills, Bruce W. Hamilton. 1994 .

Mills, Edwin S.