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A companion to Los Angeles, edited by William Deverell and Greg Hise, (electronic resource)

Label
A companion to Los Angeles
Title
A companion to Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Deverell and Greg Hise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains essays on the history of Los Angeles from a range of disciplines. Essay forms include traditional historiographic essays, photo essays, and 'contemporary voice' sections
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
979.4/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L857
LC item number
C66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell companions to American history
Series volume
19
Label
A companion to Los Angeles, edited by William Deverell and Greg Hise, (electronic resource)
Link
http://openurl.cdlib.org?sid=UCLA:CAT&genre=book&__char_set=utf8&isbn=9781444390940
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The long history of a global city -- The border crossed US / Matt Gainer -- Born global : from pueblo to statehood / Louise Pubols -- Race, place, and ethnicity in the progressive era / Stephanie Lewthwaite -- Between "white spot" and "world city" : racial integration and the roots of multiculturalism / Scott Kurashige -- Contemporary voice : Where you from? / Susan Straight -- pt. 2. Social flashpoints -- Social flashpoints / Eric Avila -- The anti-Chinese massacre of 1871 and its strange career / Victor Jew -- Disposable people, expendable neighborhoods / George J. Sanchez -- Gridlock of rage : the Watts and Rodney King riots / Scott Saul -- Contemporary voice : Here, now, I / Angela Oh -- pt. 3. Politics and economies -- Ab urbis condita : regional regimes since 13,000 before present / Philip J. Ethington -- Crown jewels : infrastructure and growth / Steven P. Erie and Scott MacKenzie -- Consolidation, fragmentation, and new fiscal federalism / Tom Hogen-Esch -- Contemporary voice : Contradictions, coalitions, and common ground / Manuel Pastor -- pt. 4. Cultures and communities -- Cultures and communities / Leo Braudy -- "A most advantageous spot on the map" : promotion and popular culture / Anthea Hartig -- Tijuana and the borders of race / Josh Kun -- Counterculture / Dave McBride -- Cinema and the making of a modern city / Edward Dimendberg -- Contemporary voice : Religion in the City of Angels / Matt Gainer -- pt. 5. Landscapes and place -- Situating stories : what has been said about landscape and the built environment / Greg Hise -- America's playground : recreation and race / Lawrence Culver -- Landscapes of health and rejuvenation / David Sloane -- Excerpts from the San Gabriel River series / Robbert Flick -- Contemporary voice : Thickets of density, swaths of emptyness / Christopher Hawthorne
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 527 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405197304
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
  • 10.1002/9781444390964
  • 9786612729355
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
272935
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664571175
  • ucoclc664571175
  • (SFXObjID)2670000000036109
Label
A companion to Los Angeles, edited by William Deverell and Greg Hise, (electronic resource)
Link
http://openurl.cdlib.org?sid=UCLA:CAT&genre=book&__char_set=utf8&isbn=9781444390940
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The long history of a global city -- The border crossed US / Matt Gainer -- Born global : from pueblo to statehood / Louise Pubols -- Race, place, and ethnicity in the progressive era / Stephanie Lewthwaite -- Between "white spot" and "world city" : racial integration and the roots of multiculturalism / Scott Kurashige -- Contemporary voice : Where you from? / Susan Straight -- pt. 2. Social flashpoints -- Social flashpoints / Eric Avila -- The anti-Chinese massacre of 1871 and its strange career / Victor Jew -- Disposable people, expendable neighborhoods / George J. Sanchez -- Gridlock of rage : the Watts and Rodney King riots / Scott Saul -- Contemporary voice : Here, now, I / Angela Oh -- pt. 3. Politics and economies -- Ab urbis condita : regional regimes since 13,000 before present / Philip J. Ethington -- Crown jewels : infrastructure and growth / Steven P. Erie and Scott MacKenzie -- Consolidation, fragmentation, and new fiscal federalism / Tom Hogen-Esch -- Contemporary voice : Contradictions, coalitions, and common ground / Manuel Pastor -- pt. 4. Cultures and communities -- Cultures and communities / Leo Braudy -- "A most advantageous spot on the map" : promotion and popular culture / Anthea Hartig -- Tijuana and the borders of race / Josh Kun -- Counterculture / Dave McBride -- Cinema and the making of a modern city / Edward Dimendberg -- Contemporary voice : Religion in the City of Angels / Matt Gainer -- pt. 5. Landscapes and place -- Situating stories : what has been said about landscape and the built environment / Greg Hise -- America's playground : recreation and race / Lawrence Culver -- Landscapes of health and rejuvenation / David Sloane -- Excerpts from the San Gabriel River series / Robbert Flick -- Contemporary voice : Thickets of density, swaths of emptyness / Christopher Hawthorne
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 527 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405197304
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
  • 10.1002/9781444390964
  • 9786612729355
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
272935
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664571175
  • ucoclc664571175
  • (SFXObjID)2670000000036109

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