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Author Friedl, John, compiler

Title City ways : a selective reader in urban anthropology / edited by John Friedl and Noel J. Chrisman
Published New York : Crowell, [1975]

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Description x, 458 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction: Friedl, J. and Chrisman, N. J. Continuity and adaptation as themes in urban anthropology.--The city as a unit of analysis: Wirth, L. Urbanism as a way of life. Fox. R. G. Rationale and romances in urban anthropology. Price, J. A. Reno, Nevada; the city as a unit of study.--Urban analysis; scope and method: Valentine, C. A. and Valentine, B. L. Making the scene, digging the action, and telling it like it is. Spradley, J. P. Adaptive strategies of urban nomads. Bott, E. Urban families.--Categories of urban dwellers: Gans, H. Urbanism and suburbanism as ways of life. Berreman, G. D. Social categories and social interaction in urban India. Bascom, W. The urban African and his world.--Specialized Communities: Epstein, D. G. The genesis and function of squatter settlements in Brasília. Crissman, L. W. The segmentary structure of urban overseas Chinese communities. Cohen, A. The politics of ritual secrecy. Marris, P. Slum clearance and family life in Lagos.--Urban adjustment: Lewis O. Urbanization without breakdown. Jacobson, D. Mobility, continuity, and urban social organization. Mitchell, J. C. The meaning in misfortune for urban Africans.--The culture of poverty: Lewis, O. The culture of poverty. Glazer, N. The culture of poverty; the view from New York City. Spicer, E. H. Patrons of the poor
Notes Bibliography: p. 428-458
Introduction: Friedl, J. and Chrisman, N. J. Continuity and adaptation as themes in urban anthropology.--The city as a unit of analysis: Wirth, L. Urbanism as a way of life. Fox. R. G. Rationale and romances in urban anthropology. Price, J. A. Reno, Nevada; the city as a unit of study.--Urban analysis; scope and method: Valentine, C. A. and Valentine, B. L. Making the scene, digging the action, and telling it like it is. Spradley, J. P. Adaptive strategies of urban nomads. Bott, E. Urban families.--Categories of urban dwellers: Gans, H. Urbanism and suburbanism as ways of life in urban India. Berreman, G. D. Social categories and social interaction. Bascom, W. The urban African and his world.--Specialized Communities: Epstein, D. G. The genesis and function of squatter settlements in Brasilia. Crissman, L. W. The segmentary structure of urban overseas Chinese communities. Cohen, A. The politics of ritual secrecy. Marris, P. Slum clearance and family life in Lagos.--Urban adjustment: Lewis O. Urbanization without breakdown. Jacobson, D. Mobility, continuity, and urban social organization. Mitchell, J. C. The meaning in misfortune for urban Africans.--The culture of poverty: Lewis, O. The culture of poverty. Glazer, N. The culture of poverty; the view from New York City. Spicer, E. H. Patrons of the poor
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 428-458
Subject Cities and towns.
Urban anthropology.
Author Chrisman, Noel J., 1940- compiler
LC no. 74023254
ISBN 0690001525