The Roots of Urban Renaissance (Kobo eBook)


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In charting the growth of gleaming shopping centers and refurbished brownstones in Harlem, Brian Goldstein shows that gentrification was not imposed on an unwitting community by opportunistic developers or outsiders. It grew from the neighborhood’s grassroots, producing a legacy that benefited some longtime residents and threatened others.

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9780674973503
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication Date: February 1st, 2017