Award-Winning Books: Urban Studies

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The Death and Life of the Single-Family House

Lessons from Vancouver on Building a Livable City

Nathanael Lauster

262 pages
6 x 9
7 tables, 11 figs., 4 halftones, 6 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-1394-9 $34.95 Oct 16
HC: 978-1-4399-1393-2 $94.50 Oct 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1395-6 $34.95 Oct 16

Canadian Sociological Association's John Porter Tradition of Excellence Book Award, 2017

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Mexican American Women Activists

Identity and Resistance in Two Los Angeles Communities

Mary S. Pardo

322 pages
5.5 x 8.25


PB: 978-1-56639-573-1 $32.95
HC: 978-1-56639-572-4 $74.50

Honorable Mention for Outstanding Books Awards, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1999

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Newcomers in Workplace

Immigrants and the Restructuring of the U.S. Economy

edited by Louise Lamphere, Alex Stepick and Guillermo Grenier

320 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-131-3 $36.95
HC: 978-1-56639-124-5 $80.50
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0148-9 $36.95

Conrad Arensberg Award, American Anthropological Association, 1994

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Separate Societies

Poverty and Inequality in U.S. Cities

William Goldsmith and Edward Blakely

268 pages
6 x 9
12 tables, 25 figs.

PB: 978-1-4399-0292-9 $35.95 Jun 10
HC: 978-1-4399-0291-2 $86.50 Jun 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0293-6 $35.95

Paul Davidoff Award, Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning, 1993

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Something Left to Lose

Personal Relations and Survival among New York's Homeless

Gwendolyn A. Dordick

224 pages
5.5 x 8.25


PB: 978-1-56639-514-4 $29.95 Apr 97
HC: 978-1-56639-513-7 $80.50 Apr 97

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1997