URBS367 - PHILADELPHIA 1700-2000

Course Description: 
Using Philadelphia as a lens, this course will examine the transformation of American cities from the colonial period to the present. Through readings, lectures, and tours, we will consider urbanization and suburbanization, race, class, and ethnicity, economic development, poverty and inequality, housing and neighborhood change, urban institutions, and politics and public policy. Note: Course has recitation sections.
Course ID: 
URBS367
Title (text only): 
PHILADELPHIA 1700-2000
Term: 
2012C
Term Session: 
0
Subject Area: 
URBS
Status: 
O