Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 December 2016

394 Pages | 34 illus.


ISBN: 9780190636340

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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