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Manufacturing Suburbs

Building Work and Home on the Metropolitan Fringe (Critical Perspectives on the Past)
  • 294 Pages
  • 1.79 MB
  • English
Temple University Press
Urban communities, United States, Science, History, Sociology, Suburbs, Science/Mathematics, Canada, USA, Americana, Earth Sciences - Geography, Sociology - Urban, United States - General, Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev., Manufacturing indus
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Open LibraryOL8859766M
ISBN 101592130852
ISBN 139781592130856

"In Manufacturing Suburbs, edited by Robert Lewis, eleven authors have done a pioneering and impressive job of sorting out some of the many complexities of industrial suburbanization in Manufacturing Suburbs book United States and Canada during the century from to Cited by: Through case studies of industrial suburbanization and industrial suburbs in several metropolitan areas (Chicago, Baltimore, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto, and Montreal), Manufacturing Suburbs sheds light on a key phenomenon of metropolitan development before the Second World War.

Manufacturing Suburbs: Building Work and Home on the Metropolitan Fringe. Urban historians have long portrayed suburbanization as the result of a bourgeois exodus from the city, coupled with the introduction of streetcars that enabled the middle class to leave the city for the more sylvan surrounding regions.

manufacturing was lower than that in eastern cities of its size. Manufac-turing, it is argued, was limited by the scale of demand, scarcity of labor, and lack of fuel, and was too dependent on natural resources and the local market.5 Percentages are misleading, however, because San Francisco’s.

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