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By Joseph A. Rodriguez

Joseph A. Rodriguez severely examines the city layout and revitalization tasks undertaken by way of either the govt. and the folk of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. within the Nineteen Nineties, New Urbanists a urban culture of utilizing city layout to unravel difficulties whereas looking to raise the city’s nationwide acceptance and standing. whereas New Urbanism was once now not the single layout aspect undertaken to extra Milwaukee’s redevelopment, the elite concentrate on New Urbanism mirrored an try to style a self-help narrative for the revitalization of town. This process associated New Urbanist layout to the strengthening of grassroots neighborhood organizing and volunteerism to resolve city difficulties. Bootstrap New Urbanism: layout, Race, and Redevelopment in Milwaukee uncovers a convention with implications for city historical past, architectural historical past, making plans historical past, environmental layout, ethnic stories, and concrete politics.

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