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作者 Busch, Andrew M., author
書名 City in a garden : environmental transformations and racial justice in twentieth-century Austin, Texas / Andrew M. Busch
出版項 Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9781469632636 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781469632643 (pbk : alk. paper)
9781469632650 (ebook)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  F394.A957 B87 2017    在架上    30610020549804
說明 xii, 323 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-313) and index
The trouble with green -- A mighty bulwark against the blind and raging forces of nature: harnessing the river -- A distinct color line mutually conceded: race, natural hazards, and the geography of Austin before World War I -- A mecca for the cultivated and wealthy: progressivism, race, and geography after World War I -- The playground of the Southwest: water, consumption, and natural abundance in postwar Austin -- Industry without smokestacks: knowledge labor, the University of Texas, and suburban Austin -- Building a city of upper-middle class citizens: urban renewal and racial limits on liberalism -- More and more enlightened citizens: environmental progressivism and Austin's emergent identity -- Technopolis: the machine threatens the garden -- Of toxic tours and what makes Austin, Austin: battles for the garden, battles for the city -- From garden to city on a hill: the emergency of green urbanity
主題 Austin (Tex.) -- History
Austin (Tex.) -- Race relations
Sustainable urban development -- Social aspects -- Texas -- Austin
City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Texas -- Austin
City planning -- Social aspects -- Texas -- Austin
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