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The gold coast and the slum

Harvey Warren Zorbaugh

The gold coast and the slum

a sociological study of Chicago"s Near North side

by Harvey Warren Zorbaugh

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Published in Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1963] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Description,
  • Chicago

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesUniversity of Chicago sociological series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 287 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26544996M

    backyard." This area was the setting for The Gold Coast and the Slum. It was a district about a mile wide and a mile and a half long which in the s included both extremes of the urban social spectrum. The "front yard," or "Gold Coast," contained the highest residential land values of anyFile Size: 1MB. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. The Gold Coast and the slum: A Phoenix Book (1) University Of Chicago Sociological Series (1) more Collapse Availability. Not available online (5) more.

    DeMille's best—and wisest—so far: a fabulous mainstream entertainment that should be subtitled Variations on a Theme by F. Scott Fitzgerald Though DeMille (Word of Honor, ; The Charm School, ) reprises The Great Gatsby at almost three times Gatsby's length, and finally produces a novel less moving and high-flown than Gatsby, he nonetheless also models his characters more roundly. The Gold Coast and the Slum by Harvey Warren Zorbaugh Book Resume: "This is a book about Chicago. It is also, and for that very reason, a book about every other American city which has lived long enough and grown large enough to experience the transformation of neighborhoods and the contact of cultures and the tension between different types of.

    Sociologist Harvey Warren Zorbaugh, who claimed that college boys returning from the East Coast dubbed the area the “Gold Coast,” immortalized it in The Gold Coast and the Slum. The density of wealth in the Gold Coast buffered it against the deterioration that threatened other portions of .   xv, p. illus. ; 20 cm. The gold coast and the slum ; a sociological study of Chicago's Near North sidePages:


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The Gold Coast and the Slum book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a book about Chicago. It is also, and for that /5. According to the Encyclopedia of Chicago, University of Chicago sociologist Harvey Warren Zorbaugh popularized the term Gold Coast for the neighborhood of wealthy residences along Lake Michigan on the near north side of Chicago.

He made this contribution in his book The Gold Coast and the Slum: A Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side, first published in Written: The Gold Coast is a novel detailing the life of John Sutter and his life over approximately one year. Sutter is a resident of the North Shore of Long Island, or what is sometimes known as The Gold Coast, an area where the extremely wealthy have lived for many years.

The area is. The Gold Coast and the Slum: A Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side Midway reprints University of Chicago Sociological Series: Author: Harvey Warren Zorbaugh: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: University of Chicago Press, ISBN:Length: 5/5(1).

The Gold Coast and the Slum is the quintessential example of a dissertation project that became a classic te student Harvey Zorbaugh undertook to study a somewhat shabby rooming house district a few blocks north of the Loop, what he came to call the world of furnished rooms.

The Gold Coast and the Slum: A Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side (University of Chicago Sociological Series) JUniversity Of Chicago Press Paperback in English - New Ed edition.

First read this book many years ago and bought again on a Kindle daily special digitally. Wry, non-stop dialogue and descriptions that amuse, make you laugh out loud, and nearly impossible to see how one author kept it up the entire book.

The Gold Coast still exists today with lesser players, and it's a glimpse into a rarified world. Love this /5(). Harvey Warren Zorbaugh (Septem – Janu ) was Professor of Educational Sociology, at New York University. he was born in East Cleveland, Ohio and educated in sociology at the University of married Geraldine Elizabeth Bone on September 7,and they had two children: a son, Harvey Jr., and a daughter, Harriet.

The Gold Coast and the Slum, a book based on his PhD thesis, became a classic work of sociology. Table of Contents. Table of Maps Introduction, Introduction Acknowledgment I.

The Shadow of the Skyscraper II. An Area in Transition III. The Gold Coast IV. The World of Furnished Rooms V. Towertown VI. The Rialto of the Half-WorldPrice: $ COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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WITH NEARLY 50 MILLION BOOKS SOLD WORLDWIDE, NELSON DEMILLE IS "A TRUE MASTER." - DAN BROWN The Great Gatsby meets The Godfather in this #1 New York Times bestselling story of friendship and seduction, love and betrayal. Welcome to the fabled Gold Coast, that stretch on the North Shore of Long Island that once held the greatest concentration of wealth and /5().

The Gold Coast and the Slum A Sociological Study of Chicago's Near North Side (Paperback): Zorbaugh, Harvey Warren: This is a book about Chicago. It is also, and for that very reason, a book about every other American city which has lived long enough and grown large enough to experience the transformation of neighborhoods and the contact of cultures and the tension between different types of.

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Format Book Published Chicago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press, c Description xv, p.: ill. 20 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references and index. Subject headings Chicago (Ill.)- .The Gold Coast is a novel by American author, Nelson introduces DeMille’s recurring character, John Sutter.

The Gate House is the sequel to The Gold Coast. Plot. Welcome to the Gold Coast, that stretch on the North Shore of Long Island that once held the greatest concentration of wealth and power in : Nelson DeMille.