URBST 207 - Development of the American City
Development of the American City
This course emphasizes the changing structure and function of American cities from their early history to the present day. Emphasis will be placed on the changing economic, political, and social impact of cities on the United States as a whole, and on major public service problems with which cities have had to deal. The various models for administration of housing, employment, transportation, public health, education and crime will be studied in historical context, with the special goal of finding relevant messages for contemporary public administration and urban planning.
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