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Author Light, Jennifer S., 1971-
Title From warfare to welfare : defense intellectuals and urban problems in Cold War America / Jennifer S. Light
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2003
book jacket
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 Modern History Library  307.760973 L723    AVAILABLE    30550100424777
Descript x, 287 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-273) and index
Planning for the atomic age : creating a community of experts -- The city as a communication system -- Cybernetics and urban renewal -- Urban intelligence gathering -- Moon-shot management for American cities -- Cable as a Cold War technology -- Wired cities
Subject Urban policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Federal-city relations -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Technology and state -- United States -- History -- 20th century
National security -- United States -- History -- 20th century
United States -- History -- 1945-
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