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Published: 25 April 2013

408 Pages | 55 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199945511

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Coming Home to New Orleans

Neighborhood Rebuilding After Katrina

Karl F. Seidman

  • · The first book to address neighborhood-scale recovery and the role of grassroots efforts in rebuilding New Orleans.
  • · Provides a concise history of the recovery planning and implementation process with a new account of how the city government worked to build capacity to undertake rebuilding projects on a massive scale.
  • · Proposes changes to federal disaster recovery programs and policies.

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