product description page

Celebrating Urban Community Life : Fairs, Festivals, Parades, and Community Practice (Hardcover) (Melvin

$80.75
MSRPReg: $85.00 Save $4.25 (5% off)
shipping to 94043 only 1 left
get it from Wed, May 2 - Thu, May 3 with standard shipping.
free order pickup not available
not sold at Atlanta Edgewood

about this item

Communal celebrations bring out the best in us, offering a place for people to come together and take a break from the routines of daily life. They are a vital aspect of city life and are increasingly popular as an urban development strategy.

Celebrating Urban Community Life is a comprehensive guide to understanding and enhancing communal celebrations as a source of community capital. Drawing on case studies from New York, San Francisco, and Toronto, Melvin Delgado discusses the many ways in which fairs, festivals, and parades can enhance communal life. Providing a framework for social scientists, urban planners, and social workers to analyse and foster celebrations that benefit urban populations, the book is a valuable resource for those with an interest in this growing area of academic and practical interest.


more to consider

  • CLEP Natural Sciences (Revised) (Paperback) (Laurie Ann Callihan & David Callihan)

    $29.70

  • Women After All : Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy (Reprint) (Paperback) (M.D. Melvin

    $11.52

  • Celebrating Urban Community Life : Fairs, Festivals, Parades, and Community Practice (Reprint)

    $34.15

  • Geek Dad Book for Aspiring Mad Scientists : The Coolest Experiments for Science Fairs and Family Fun

    $12.49

  • World's Fairs on the Eve of War : Science, Technology, & Modernity, 1937-1942 (Hardcover) (Robert H.

    $31.45

recommended

  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz

    $10.99

  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)

    $50.30

  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)

    $11.56

  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $25.49 - $33.99


from the manufacturer


guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.