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Palaces for the people : how social infrastructure can help fight inequality, polarization, and the decline of civic life / Eric Klinenberg.

Klinenberg, Eric, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Degenstein.
  • 14 of 14 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)

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Degenstein Community Library NF NF 307.760 KLINENBERG PBK (Text) 35031301164470 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524761165 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1524761168 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 277 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-266) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"An eminent sociologist--and coauthor, with Aziz Ansari, of the #1 New York Times bestseller Modern Romance--makes the provocative case that the future of democratic societies rests not only on shared values but also on shared "social infrastructure": the libraries, childcare centers, bookstores, coffee shops, pools, and parks that promote crucial, sometimes life-saving connections between people who might otherwise fail to find common cause"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Infrastructure (Economics) > United States.
City planning > United States.
Equality > United States.
Quality of life > United States.

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