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The Resource The informal American city : beyond taco trucks and day labor, edited by Vinit Mukhija and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

The informal American city : beyond taco trucks and day labor, edited by Vinit Mukhija and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

Label
The informal American city : beyond taco trucks and day labor
Title
The informal American city
Title remainder
beyond taco trucks and day labor
Statement of responsibility
edited by Vinit Mukhija and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of informal urban activities -- including street vending, garage sales, and unpermitted housing -- that explores their complexity and addresses related planning and regulatory issues
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
330
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2346.U5
LC item number
I554 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mukhija, Vinit
  • Loukaitou-Sideris, Anastasia
Series statement
Urban and industrial environments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Social interaction
  • Cities and towns
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Social interaction
  • United States
Label
The informal American city : beyond taco trucks and day labor, edited by Vinit Mukhija and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle on cover: From taco trucks to day labor
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I Settings -- 1. The Garage Sale as Informal Economy and Transformative Urbanism / Margaret Crawford -- 2. Outlaw In-Laws: Informal Second Units and the Stealth Reinvention of Single-Family Housing / Vinit Mukhija -- 3. The Reproduction of Informality in Low-Income Self-Help Housing Communities / Peter M. Ward -- 4. Making and Supporting Community Gardens as Informal Urban Landscapes / Jeffrey Hou -- 5. "This Is My Front Yard!" Claims and Informal Property Rights on Sidewalks / Renia Ehrenfeucht -- 6. Learning from the Margin: Placemaking Tactics / Nabil Kamel -- 7. Surviving in America's Playground: Informal Sustenance Strategies among the Chronically Unhoused / Jacob Avery -- pt. II Responses -- 8. The Irreconcilable Tension between Dwelling in Public and the Regulatory State / Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris -- 9. Learning from Informal Practices: Implications for Urban Design / Michael Rios -- 10. Formalizing City Farms: Conflict and Conciliation / Alfonso Morales -- 11. A More Delicious City: How to Legalize Street Food / Mark Vallianatos -- 12. Crystals, Mud, and Space: Street Vending Informality / Gregg Kettles -- 13. "Keep Your Wheels On": Mediating Informality in the Food Cart Industry / Kate Mayerson -- 14. Regulating Day Labor: Worker Centers and Organizing in the Informal Economy / Abel Valenzuela Jr. -- 15. Informal Parking Markets: Turning Problems into Solutions / Donald Shoup
Control code
879598941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306772723
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt88pz7x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879598941
Label
The informal American city : beyond taco trucks and day labor, edited by Vinit Mukhija and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris
Publication
Note
Subtitle on cover: From taco trucks to day labor
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I Settings -- 1. The Garage Sale as Informal Economy and Transformative Urbanism / Margaret Crawford -- 2. Outlaw In-Laws: Informal Second Units and the Stealth Reinvention of Single-Family Housing / Vinit Mukhija -- 3. The Reproduction of Informality in Low-Income Self-Help Housing Communities / Peter M. Ward -- 4. Making and Supporting Community Gardens as Informal Urban Landscapes / Jeffrey Hou -- 5. "This Is My Front Yard!" Claims and Informal Property Rights on Sidewalks / Renia Ehrenfeucht -- 6. Learning from the Margin: Placemaking Tactics / Nabil Kamel -- 7. Surviving in America's Playground: Informal Sustenance Strategies among the Chronically Unhoused / Jacob Avery -- pt. II Responses -- 8. The Irreconcilable Tension between Dwelling in Public and the Regulatory State / Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris -- 9. Learning from Informal Practices: Implications for Urban Design / Michael Rios -- 10. Formalizing City Farms: Conflict and Conciliation / Alfonso Morales -- 11. A More Delicious City: How to Legalize Street Food / Mark Vallianatos -- 12. Crystals, Mud, and Space: Street Vending Informality / Gregg Kettles -- 13. "Keep Your Wheels On": Mediating Informality in the Food Cart Industry / Kate Mayerson -- 14. Regulating Day Labor: Worker Centers and Organizing in the Informal Economy / Abel Valenzuela Jr. -- 15. Informal Parking Markets: Turning Problems into Solutions / Donald Shoup
Control code
879598941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306772723
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt88pz7x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879598941

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