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Title Charlotte, NC [electronic resource] : the global evolution of a new South city / edited byWilliam Graves and Heather A. Smith
Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (vi, 310 p.) : ill., maps
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: from mill town to financial capital : Charlotte's global evolution / Heather A.Smith and William Graves -- A place to come to / David Goldfield -- Searching for respect : from "new South" to "world class" at the crossroads of the Carolinas / Matthew D. Lassiter -- Red dust and dynamometers : Charlotte as memory and knowledge community in NASCAR / Ronald L. Mitchelson and Derek H. Alderman -- Blending Southern culture and international finance : the construction of a global money center / William Graves and Jonathon Kozar -- Beyond local markets: the export performance andchallenges of Charlotte manufacturers / Ronald V. Kalafsky -- A place for old mills in a new economy : textile mill reuse in Charlotte / Tyrel G. Moore and Gerald L. Ingalls -- Banking on the neighborhood : corporate citizenship and revitalization in uptown Charlotte / Heather A. Smith and Emily Thomas Livingstone -- Developing a typology of African American neighborhoods in the American South: the case of Charlotte / Gerald L. Ingalls and Isaac Heard, Jr. -- Development and the politics of school desegregation and resegregation / Stephen Samuel Smith -- Centers and edges : the confusion of urban and suburban paradigms in Charlotte-Mecklenburg's development patterns / David Walters -- Salad-bowl suburbs : a history of Charlotte's East Side and South Boulevard immigrant corridors / Tom Hanchett -- Mi reina : Latino landscapes in the Queen City (Charlotte, N.C.) / Jose L.S. Gámez-- Epilogue: Charlotte at the globalizing crossroads / Owen J. Furuseth
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Subject Globalization -- Social aspects -- Southern States -- Growth -- Case studies
Social change -- Southern States -- Case studies
Cities and towns -- Southern States -- Growth -- Case studies
City and town life -- North Carolina -- Charlotte
Globalization -- Social aspects -- North Carolina -- Charlotte
Urbanization -- North Carolina -- Charlotte
Social change -- North Carolina -- Charlotte
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social conditions
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Economic conditions
Alt Author Smith, Heather A
Graves, William, Ph. D
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