It's Hardly Sportin': Stadiums, Neighborhoods, and the New Chicago
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BeschreibungAcross America, stadiums and sports centres have become an increasingly important aspect of urban redevelopment action. This study looks at examples in Chicago and the effects on the community there, and suggests ways of involving communities for more successful modernization.
PortraitCostas Spirou is Associate Professor and Chair of Social Science at National-Louis University. Larry Bennett is Professor of Political Science at DePaul University.
Pressestimmen"This book is long overdue. It's Hardly Sportin' places local neighborhoods where they belong - front and center in the debate over stadium construction." - Joel Rast, author of Remaking Chicago; "Original and sound.... A significant contribution to the field." - Kenneth Shropshire, author of The Sports Franchise Game
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2003
Seitenanzahl: 224 Seiten