The New Urban Crisis

Author: Richard Florida
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465097782
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In recent years, the young, educated, and affluent have surged back into cities, reversing decades of suburban flight and urban decline. And yet all is not well, Richard Florida argues in The New Urban Crisis.

Sociological Abstracts

Author: Leo P. Chall
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The article presents a historic & systematic analysis of these three strands of
Parsons's contribution to the debate on social inequality. While the theory of
functional stratification failed as a whole, I show that Parsons nevertheless
anticipated crucial aspects of recent sociological debates, like the importance of
the vagueness & fluidity of social stratification, or the crucial significance of
education being the most important resource for a realization of individual life
chances in modem ...