Town Into City : Springfield, Massachusetts, and the Meaning of Community, 1840-1880
by Michael H. Frisch


Overview - Through the history of one city Michael Frisch provides a persuasive and graceful account of the shifting context of urban experience. He traces the shift of people's perception of community from an informal, direct sensation to a formal, perceived abstraction, thus relating the history of a place to the history of an idea.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Through the history of one city Michael Frisch provides a persuasive and graceful account of the shifting context of urban experience. He traces the shift of people's perception of community from an informal, direct sensation to a formal, perceived abstraction, thus relating the history of a place to the history of an idea.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780674898264
  • ISBN-10: 0674898265
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Publish Date: March 1980
  • Page Count: 301
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.51 x 0.67 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.82 pounds

Series: Harvard Studies in Urban History

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