Eight essays (seven reprinted) by Columbia University theoretical anthropologist Leeds (1925-89) on cities in history, classes in the social order, and localities in urban systems. Colleagues profile his life and career and synthesize his primary themes. Paper edition (8168-6), $16.95. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORSometimes it took strength and patience to absorb the multiple pages of single- spaced commentary and suggestions for revision that he commonly pounded out on his ailing, manual Smith-Corona typewriter or, worse yet, wrote on manuscript anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cities, Classes, and the Social Order|
|Publisher||:||Cornell University Press - 1994|