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Cities in the Third Wave

The Technological Transformation of Urban America

by Leonard I. Ruchelman

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Urban communities,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Telecommunication,
  • Planning,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • Information technology,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Effect of technological innovations on,
  • Social aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7925566M
    ISBN 100742539083
    ISBN 109780742539082

    The Third Wave offers an unvarnished but ultimately uplifting account of Alison Thompson's day-to-day experiences as a relief worker in devastated and dangerous places around the globe. Thompson's memoir begins on the morning of September, 11, as she rollerblades toward the World Trade Center through panicked crowds fleeing the area.


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