City of Disorder How the Quality of Life Campaign Transformed New York Politics. (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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City of Disorder How the Quality of Life Campaign Transformed New York Politics.

Author: Vitale, Alex.
Publisher: New York Univ Pr 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Faced with high levels of homelessness and other disorders associated with a growing disenfranchised population, then mayor Rudolph Giuliani led New York's zero tolerance campaign against what was  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vitale, Alex.
ISBN: 9780814788189 0814788181
OCLC Number: 276816838
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Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgments Introduction 1 Conceptualizing the Paradigm Shift 2 De?ning the Quality-of-Life Paradigm 3 De?ning Urban Liberalism 4 The Rise of Disorder 5 Globalization and the Urban Crisis 6 The Transformation of Policing 7 The Community BacklashConclusion Notes Bibliography Index About the Author

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City of Disorder offers something bracing for liberal policy-makers in New York: a blueprint for the realization of their humanistic values through an array of more muscular, activist policies. They Read more...

 
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