Supersizing Urban America

Author: Chin Jou
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226921948
Size: 72.78 MB
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Supersizing Urban America reveals the little-known story of how the U.S. government got into the business of encouraging fast food in inner cities, with unforeseen consequences we are only beginning to understand.

Supersizing Urban America

Author: Chin Jou
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226921921
Size: 69.86 MB
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Supersizing Urban America reveals the little-known story of how the U.S. government got into the business of encouraging fast food in inner cities, with unforeseen consequences we are only beginning to understand.

Epidemic Invasions

Author: Mariola Espinosa
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226218139
Size: 36.76 MB
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Yellow fever in Cuba, Mariola Espinosa demonstrates, motivated the United States to declare war against Spain in 1898, and, after the war was won and the disease eradicated, the United States demanded that Cuba pledge in its new ...

Obama S Race

Author: Michael Tesler
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226793834
Size: 51.35 MB
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Barack Obama’s presidential victory naturally led people to believe that the United States might finally be moving into a post-racial era.

Great American City

Author: Robert J. Sampson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226734560
Size: 18.41 MB
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To demonstrate the powerfully enduring effect of place, this text reviews a decade of research in Chicago, to demonstrate how neighborhoods influence social phenomena, including crime, health, civic engagement & altruism.

Challenging Operations

Author: Katherine C. Kellogg
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226430014
Size: 42.48 MB
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Challenging Operations takes up the apparent paradox of medical professionals resisting reforms designed to help them and their patients.

The Changing Hospital Industry

Author: David M. Cutler
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226132228
Size: 71.93 MB
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This timely volume provides a factual basis for discussing for-profit versus not-for-profit ownership of hospitals and gives a first look at the evidence about new and important issues in the hospital industry.

Demolition Means Progress

Author: Andrew R. Highsmith
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022625108X
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In one of the most comprehensive works yet written on the history of inequality and metropolitan development in modern America, Andrew R. Highsmith uses the case of Flint to explain how the perennial quest for urban renewal—even more than ...

Supersized Strange Tales From A Fast Food Culture

Author: Morgan Spurlock
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
ISBN: 1621153193
Size: 68.62 MB
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A perfect companion to Super Size Me, the graphic novel bridges the gaps between humor, fact, and heart, while peering behind the scenes of the fast-food world. • Written by Morgan Spurlock with writer Jeremy Barlow and drawn by a variety ...

Transforming Church In Rural America

Author: Shannon O'Dell
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 1614581150
Size: 57.74 MB
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"No matter what size church you are a part of, this book will challenge your traditional thinking, force you to look beyond the status quo, and enable you to grasp a bigger vision of what God has in store for your ministry and your ...