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City ways : a selective reader in urban anthropology / edited by John Friedl and Noel J. Chrisman.

; Chrisman, Noel J., 1940-
New York : Crowell, [1975] .
ISBN 9780690001525, 0690001525

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
LIB stacks
GN505 .F74 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
GN505 .F74 1975 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
GN 505 .F74 1975 Available Request
Founders Library stacks
GN505 F74 1975 Available Request
Other Authors Chrisman, Noel J., 1940-
Subjects Cities and towns
Urban anthropology
Description x, 458 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes Bibliography: p. 428-458.
Contents Introduction: Friedl, J. and Chrisman, N. J. Continuity and adaptation as themes in urban anthropology.--The city as a unit of analysis: Wirth, L. Urbanism as a way of life. Fox. R. G. Rationale and romances in urban anthropology. Price, J. A. Reno, Nevada; the city as a unit of study.--Urban analysis; scope and method: Valentine, C. A. and Valentine, B. L. Making the scene, digging the action, and telling it like it is. Spradley, J. P. Adaptive strategies of urban nomads. Bott, E. Urban families.--Categories of urban dwellers: Gans, H. Urbanism and suburbanism as ways of life in urban India. Berreman, G. D. Social categories and social interaction. Bascom, W. The urban African and his world.--Specialized Communities: Epstein, D. G. The genesis and function of squatter settlements in Brasília. Crissman, L. W. The segmentary structure of urban overseas Chinese communities. Cohen, A. The politics of ritual secrecy. Marris, P. Slum clearance and family life in Lagos.--Urban adjustment: Lewis O. Urbanization without breakdown. Jacobson, D. Mobility, continuity, and urban social organization. Mitchell, J. C. The meaning in misfortune for urban Africans.--The culture of poverty: Lewis, O. The culture of poverty. Glazer, N. The culture of poverty; the view from New York City. Spicer, E. H. Patrons of the poor.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)01094887
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