Democracy in urban America.

; Press, Charles, editor
Chicago, Rand McNally [1961] .

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Other Authors Press, Charles,
Subjects Administration municipale -- EĢtats-Unis -- Collections.
Municipal government -- United States.
Municipal government.
United States.
Series Rand McNally political science series.
Description 561 pages.
Copyright Date [1961]
Contents The American urban place / Max Lerner -- The old elites: Machine politics / Harold Gosnell -- The X family: A pattern of business-class control / Robert S. Lynd, Helen Merrell Lynd -- Forces of change: The defeat of a "boss" / William Foote Whyte -- The old tenement trail / Samuel Lubell -- The corporation, its satellites and the local community / Norton E. Long -- The great schism of population / Morton Grodzins -- The political consequences of decentralized administration / Alexis de Tocqueville -- Individual participation in a mass society / Scott Greer -- Village politics / Arthur J. Vidich, Joseph Bensman -- A re-examination of local democracy / Robert C. Wood -- The new roots / William H. Whyte, Jr. -- Social organization of a local community in a metropolis / Morris Janowitz -- Administrative areas / H.G. Wells -- The optimum size of cities / Otis Dudley Duncan -- The limitations of metropolitan reorganization / Edward C. Banfield, Morton Grodzins -- The new metropolis / Robert C. Wood -- How long will New York wait? / Adolf A. Berle, Jr. -- Rural versus urban political power / Gordon E. Baker -- Metropolitan government / Jane Jacobs -- The faith of a civic reformer / Richard S. Childs -- Janesville, Wisconsin: a case study / Harold A. Stone, Don K. Price, Kathryn H. Stone -- The council-manager plan / H.A. Stone, D.K. Price, K.H. Stone -- The manager is a politician / Karl A. Bosworth -- Some general characteristics of nonpartisan elections / Charles R. Adrian -- Nonpartisanship in suburbia / R.C. Wood -- "Weak mayor" government in Chicago / Martin Meyerson, Edward C. Banfield -- New strength at City Hall / Seymour Freedgood -- The general manager idea for large cities / Wallace S. Sayre -- A reply / William A. Sommers -- The "Weak Mayor" system in a small city / Arthur Bromage -- The doubts of a political reporter / James Reichley -- Community power structure in a Southern regional city / Floyd Hunter -- Organized labor's place in the community power structure / William H. Form -- The West End story: a study in political impotence / Solon T. Kimball, Marion Pearsall -- Community power structures and partisanship / Robert E. Agger, Daniel Goldrich -- The local community as an ecology of games / Norton E. Long -- Theory, research, and practice in community organization / Peter H. Rossi -- St. Louis politics: relationships among interests, parties, and governmental structure / Robert H. Salisbury -- The problem of participation / Robert A. Dahl -- Fire and police: a case study in coordination / Wallace S. Sayre, Herbert Kaufman -- $1,031,961,743.73 / Lillian Ross -- Planning and politics / N.E. Long -- The bureaucracy and its public / Morris Janowitz, Deil Wright, William Delany -- The master plan: an inquiry in dialogue form / Charles Haar -- The theory of social balance / John Kenneth Galbraith -- Leadership in local government / Stephen K. Bailey -- What is a city? / Henry Churchill -- The dreary deadlock of public housing / Catherine Bauer -- Human relations and urban renewal / Coleman Woodbury -- On being urbanized and motorized / Wilfred Owen -- The police, minority groups and the community / W.H. Parker -- Health, technology, and water / L.E. Burney -- Toward an understanding of public school politics / Thomas H. Eliot -- Municipal justice / W.S. Sayre, Herbert Kaufman.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)504200
(OCoLC)ocm00504200
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Williams, Oliver P.,
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