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Title Sprawl city : race, politics, and planning in Atlanta / edited by Robert D. Bullard, Glenn S. Johnson, and Angel O. Torres.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : Island Press, [2000]
©2000

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HT243.U62 A757 2000    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HT243.U62 A757 2000    AVAILABLE  
Subject Urban ecology (Sociology) -- Georgia -- Atlanta Metropolitan Area.
Cities and towns -- Georgia -- Atlanta Metropolitan Area -- Growth.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta Metropolitan Area.
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Environmental conditions.
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations.
Alt Name Bullard, Robert D. (Robert Doyle), 1946-
Johnson, Glenn S. (Glenn Steve)
Torres, Angel O.
Description xiii, 236 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: anatomy of sprawl / Robert D. Bullard -- Environmental costs and consequences of sprawl / Robert D. Rullard, Glenn S. Johnson, and Angel O. Torres -- Dismantling transportation apartheid: the quest for equality / Robert D. Rullard, Glenn S. Johnson, and Angel O. Torres -- Impact of building roads to everywhere / James Chapman -- Closed doors: persistent barriers to fair housing / Angel O. Torres, Robert D. Bullard, and Chad G. Johnson -- The legacy of residential segregation / Charles Jaret, Elizabeth P. Ruddiman, and Kurt Phillips -- Widening educational gap / Russell W. Irvine -- Urban sprawl and legal reform / William W. Buzbee -- Energy use and the environment / Dennis Creech and Natalie Brown -- Conclusion: facing the challenges ahead / Robert D. Bullard.
ISBN 1559637900 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 43434537
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: Anatomy of Sprawl / Robert D. Bullard1
Ch. 1Environmental Costs and Consequences of Sprawl / Robert D. Bullard, Glenn S. Johnson, Angel O. Torre21
Ch. 2Dismantling Transportation Apartheid: The Quest for Equality / Robert D. Bullard, Glenn S. Johnson, Angel O. Torre39
Ch. 3Impact of Building Roads to Everywhere / James Chapman69
Ch. 4Closed Doors: Persistent Barriers to Fair Housing / Angel O. Torres, Robert D. Bullard, Chad G. Johnson89
Ch. 5The Legacy of Residential Segregation / Charles Jaret, Elizabeth P. Ruddiman, Kurt Phillips111
Ch. 6Widening Educational Gap / Russell W. Irvine139
Ch. 7Urban Sprawl and Legal Reform / William W. Buzbee161
Ch. 8Energy Use and the Environment / Dennis Creech, Natalie Brown187
Ch. 9Conclusion: Facing the Challenges Ahead / Robert D. Bullard209
 Acronyms219
 Contributors223
 Index227



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