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Published: 01 November 2016

394 Pages | 34 illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190636340

Bookseller Code (06)

Americans Against the City

Anti-Urbanism in the Twentieth Century

Steven Conn

  • Traces anti-urbanism across the entirety of the 20th century
  • Illustrates the connection between American cities and the rise of the anti-government politics of the New Right
  • Demonstrates how intellectual history and the history of the built environment are inextricably linked