Chapter 23. City Lights: Urban History in the West

  1. William Deverell
  1. Robert O. Self

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996478.ch24

A Companion to the American West

A Companion to the American West

How to Cite

Self, R. O. (2004) City Lights: Urban History in the West, in A Companion to the American West (ed W. Deverell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996478.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631213574

Online ISBN: 9780470996478

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Keywords:

  • urban history;
  • chicago;
  • social ecology;
  • economic determinism;
  • Los Angeles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Spatial Economy of Western Cities

  • The Urban Public

  • The Urban White Republic and Its Legacies

  • The Metropolitan West