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What Farrakhan Left Out: Labor Solidarity Or Racial Separatism?, Peter Dreier Dec 1995

What Farrakhan Left Out: Labor Solidarity Or Racial Separatism?, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Redlining, Not Red Tape, Peter Dreier Nov 1995

Redlining, Not Red Tape, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Looking At The Future For The Elderly, Chester Smolski Oct 1995

Looking At The Future For The Elderly, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"Why do we read so much about the elderly in this country? The answer, plainly stated by the Census Bureau, is that 'the growth and change of America's older population may rank among the most important demographic developments of the 20th century.'"


City Ratings Need Closer Scrutiny, Chester Smolski Oct 1995

City Ratings Need Closer Scrutiny, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"The September issue of Money magazine has just come out with its ninth annual ranking of the best "places" in the country in which to live. Somewhat of a surprise, five of the top ten are in Florida, with Gainsville garnering the number one position, and Jacksonville, Ocala, Fort Lauderdale and Naples in positions 3, 5, 6 and 10 respectively."


Bonston's West End: 35 Years After The Bulldozer, Peter Dreier Aug 1995

Bonston's West End: 35 Years After The Bulldozer, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Making The Case For Cities, Peter Dreier Jul 1995

Making The Case For Cities, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Housing Policy's Moment Of Truth, Peter Dreier, John Atlas Jul 1995

Housing Policy's Moment Of Truth, Peter Dreier, John Atlas

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Perspective On The Environment : The Kitchen As Toxic Waste Dump : If Commercial Interests Have Their Way, We Won't Hear About Safer Alternatives To Hazardous Household Products., Robert Gottlieb May 1995

Perspective On The Environment : The Kitchen As Toxic Waste Dump : If Commercial Interests Have Their Way, We Won't Hear About Safer Alternatives To Hazardous Household Products., Robert Gottlieb

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Urban Areas Offer Opportunities For Real Discoveries, Chester Smolski Apr 1995

Urban Areas Offer Opportunities For Real Discoveries, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"Many of us love, and long for, wide-open spaces, especially when coming from this crowded Northeastern part of the nation. And whenever time and money allow, we seek those quiet and serene spaces in order to get away from the rush and confusion of our own crowded landscape."


In These Greedy Times, Remember Jackie Robinson: The Fading Lessons Of The Great Ballplayer's Civil-Rights Struggle And Triumphs Should Be Kept Alive In His Hometown, Peter Dreier Mar 1995

In These Greedy Times, Remember Jackie Robinson: The Fading Lessons Of The Great Ballplayer's Civil-Rights Struggle And Triumphs Should Be Kept Alive In His Hometown, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Visiting Worcester Makes One Appreciate Providence, Chester Smolski Mar 1995

Visiting Worcester Makes One Appreciate Providence, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"A friend of mine works in the Worcester area, so I thought she would be the one to ask about things to do there. When I told her that we were going to New England's second largest city for the weekend, she asked 'Why?'"


In R.I. Bad Driving Is A Way Of Life, Chester Smolski Jan 1995

In R.I. Bad Driving Is A Way Of Life, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"A transplanted Rhode Islander, now living in Portland, Oregon tells an amusing story about Rhode Island drivers. Having lived in Oregon's major city for two years and driving there every day, she became accustomed to the good driving habits of the residents of that city and its suburbs, containing a population about 50 percent greater than that of the Providence metropolitan area. She claims that in those two years of driving she was never once frightened by someone cutting into the traffic lane in which she was driving, until recently. And then it happened, the car to her left ...


Beyond Nepa And Earth Day: Reconstructing The Past And Envisioning A Future For Environmentalism: Presented As The Plenary Address To The Bi-Ennial Meeting Of The American Society For Environmental History, Las Vegas, Nevada March 8, 1995, Robert Gottlieb Jan 1995

Beyond Nepa And Earth Day: Reconstructing The Past And Envisioning A Future For Environmentalism: Presented As The Plenary Address To The Bi-Ennial Meeting Of The American Society For Environmental History, Las Vegas, Nevada March 8, 1995, Robert Gottlieb

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.