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The Resource The organic city : urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920, Patricia Mooney Melvin

The organic city : urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920, Patricia Mooney Melvin

Label
The organic city : urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920
Title
The organic city
Title remainder
urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Mooney Melvin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the late nineteenth century rapid social and economic changes negated the prevailing conception of the city as a uniform whole. Confronted with this disparity between the old urban definition and the new city of the late nineteenth century, social thinkers searched for a new concept that would correspond more closely to the divided urban community around them. Borrowing an analogy from natural history, these thinkers conceived of the city as an organism composed of interdependent neighborhoods and sought to translate this concept into ways of dealing with the dislocations and problems i
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mooney-Melvin, Patricia
Dewey number
307.7/6/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN90.C6
LC item number
M45 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phillips, Wilbur C
  • Community organization
  • Community development, Urban
  • Neighborhoods
  • Phillips, Wilbur C
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Community development, Urban
  • Community organization
  • Neighborhoods
  • United States
Label
The organic city : urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920, Patricia Mooney Melvin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgment; Introduction; 1 Neighborhood in the Organic City; 2 Infant Health and Neighborhood Organization; 3 The Social Unit Theory of Organization; 4 The Social Unit Comes to Cincinnati; 5 An Experiment in Neighborhood Health Care; 6 Politics and the Social Unit, 1919-1920; 7 Metropolitan Community to Fragmented Metropolis, 1920-1940; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
900345088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813163918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1299w6f
  • 894da0a0-fde2-44c8-9a02-556240372752
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345088
Label
The organic city : urban definition & community organization, 1880-1920, Patricia Mooney Melvin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgment; Introduction; 1 Neighborhood in the Organic City; 2 Infant Health and Neighborhood Organization; 3 The Social Unit Theory of Organization; 4 The Social Unit Comes to Cincinnati; 5 An Experiment in Neighborhood Health Care; 6 Politics and the Social Unit, 1919-1920; 7 Metropolitan Community to Fragmented Metropolis, 1920-1940; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
900345088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813163918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1299w6f
  • 894da0a0-fde2-44c8-9a02-556240372752
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345088

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