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Affordable Housing: Designing an American Asset Urban Land Institute
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Spring 2006
The Architecture of Affordable Housing Sam Davis
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Spring 2006
A Voice For Nonprofits Jeffrey M. Berry and David M. Arons
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July/August 2004
Between Eminence and Notoriety: Four Decades of Radical Urban Planning Chester Hartman
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May/June 2002
Beyond Growth: The Economics of Sustainable Development Herman E. Daly 
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January/February 1999
Boiling Point: Democrats, Republicans and the Decline of Middle-Class Prosperity Kevin Phillips
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March/April 1994
Building Communities from the Inside Out: A Path Toward Finding and Mobilizing a Community's Assets John P.  Kretzmann & 
John L. McKnight
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May/June 1994
Building Powerful Community Organizations Michael Jacoby Brown
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Summer 2007
Challenges for Nonprofits and Philanthrophy: The Courage to Change - Three Decades of Reflections Pablo Eisenberg
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November/December 2005
City: Urbanism and Its End Douglas W. Rae
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January/February 2005
City for Sale: the Transformation of San Francisco Chester Hartman, with Sarah Carnochan
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January/February 2003
Class Matters: Cross-Class Alliance Building for Middle-Class Activists Betsy Leondar-Wright
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September/October 2005
The Color of School Reform: Race, Politics, and the Challenge of Urban Education Jeffrey R. Henig, Richard C. Hula, Marion Orr, and Desiree S. Pedescleaux
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November/December 2001
Comeback Cities: A Blueprint for Urban Neighborhood Revival Paul Grogan and Tony Proscio
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November/December 2000
Common Purpose: Strengthening Families and Neighborhoods to Rebuild America Lisbeth B. Schorr
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March/April 1998
The Community Economic Development Handbook: Strategies and Tools to Revitalize Your Neighborhood Mihailo Temali
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September/October 2003
The Complete Buyer's Guide to Manufactured Homes and Land John Grissim
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May/June 2003
Contours of Descent Robert Pollin
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March/April 2005
Creating Your Employee Handbook: A Do-It-Yourself Kit for Nonprofits  Leyna Bernstein 
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May/June 2000
Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future Bill McKibben
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Winter 2007
Developing Affordable Housing: A Practical Guide for Nonprofit Organizations Bennett L. Hecht
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May/June 1994
Diminished Democracy: From Membership to Management in American Civic Life Theda Skocpol
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May/June 2005
Dynamics of Organizing: Building Power by Developing the Human Spirit Shel Trapp
May/June 2004
Every Landlord's Legal Guide Marcia Stewart, et al
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November/December 1997
Faith-Based Management: Leading Organizations that are Based on More than Just Mission Peter C. Brinckerhoff
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January/February 2001
Financial Management in Nonprofit Organizations Richard F. Wacht
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May/June 1995
The Fortress of Solitude Jonathan Lethem
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January/February 2004
From The Puritans To The Projects: Public Housing and Public Neighbors Lawrence J. Vale
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March/April 2001
Getting a Grip: Clarity, Creativity and Courage in a World Gone Mad Frances Moore Lappé
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Winter 2007
Ghetto Schooling: A Political Economy of Urban Educational Reform Jean Anyon
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May/June 1998
Good Neighbors: Affordable Family Housing Tom Jones, William Pettus and Michael Pyatok
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Spring 2006
Guide To Careers in Community Development Paul C. Brophy & Alice Shabecoff
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September/October 2001
Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life Robert Bellah, et al
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May/June 1996
Hands to Work: The Stories of Three Families Racing the Welfare Clock LynNell Hancock
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September/October 2002
The HOME House Project: The Future of Affordable Housing David J. Brown
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Spring 2006
House by House, Block by Block: The Rebirth of America's Urban Neighborhoods Alexander von Hoffman
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November/December 2003
Houser: The Life and Work of Catherine Bauer, 1905-1964 H. Peter Oberlander, Eva Newbrun
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July/August 2000
How the Other Half Worships Camilo Jose Vergara
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Fall 2006
Inside Game/Outside Game: Winning Strategies for Urban America David Rusk
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January/February 2000
Interwoven Destinies: Cities and the Nation Henry Cisneros
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May/June 1994
It Takes A Nation: A New Agenda for Fighting Poverty Rebecca M. Blank
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July/August 1999
Jobs and Economic Development: Strategies and Practices Robert Giloth, Editor
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November/December 1998
Last Harvest: How a Cornfield Became New Daleville Witold Rybczynski
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Winter 2007
Leaders Who Make A Difference: Essential Strategies for Meeting the Nonprofit Challenge Burt Nanus and Stephen M. Dobbs
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November/December 2000
The Long Stair Kirby White
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Summer 2006
Magical Urbanism: Latinos Reinvent the U.S. Big City Mike Davis and Roman de la Campa
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March/April 2001
Making a Place for Community: Local Democracy in a Global Era Thad Williamson, David Imbroscio and Gar Alperovitz
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May/June 2003
Mission-Based Management:
Leading Your Not-For-Profit into the 21st Century
Peter C. Brinckerhoff
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May/June 1995
Modern Housing for America: Policy Struggles in the New Deal Era Gail Radford
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January/February 1998
Mollie's Job: A Story of Life and Work on the Global Assembly Line William M. Adler
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July/August 2000
Neighbor Law: Fences, Trees, Boundaries, and Noise Cora Jordan
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November/December 1997
New Life at Ground Zero: New York, Home Ownership, and the Future of American Cities Charles J. Orlebeke
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September/October 1998
The Next Los Angeles: The Struggle for a Livable City Robert Gottlieb, Mark Vallianatos, Regina M. Freer and Peter Dreier
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July/August 2005
The New Urban Leaders Joyce Ladner and Michael H. Armacost
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March/April 2002
No Trespassing: Squatting, Rent Strikes and Land Struggles Worldwide Anders Corr
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September/October 2000
Organizing for Community Controlled Development: Renewing Civil Society Patricia Watkins Murphy and James V. Cunningham
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July/August 2003
Organizing the South Bronx Jim Rooney and Nathan Glazer
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January/February 1995
Our Town: Race, Housing, and the Soul of Suburbia David L. Kirp, et al
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May/June 1997
A Place for Us: How To Make Society Civil and Democracy Strong Benjamin Barber
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January/February 2000
Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-First Century Peter Dreier, John Mollenkopf and Todd Swanstrom
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January/February 2002
Politics the Wellstone Way Wellstone Action with Bill Lofy
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Summer 2007
Predatory Bender, A Story of Subprime Finance Matthew Lee
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March/April 2004
Promise and Betrayal: Universities and the Battle for Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods John I. Gilderbloom and R.L. Mullins Jr.
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Winter 2006
The Rebirth of Urban Democracy Jeffrey M. Berry, et al
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July/August 1994
Reinventing Cities: Equity Planners Tell Their Stories Norman Krumholz and Pierre Clavel
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March/April 1997
Remaking Public Housing David Radcliffe
 
March/April 1997
Renewing Hope Within Neighborhoods of Despair Herbert J. Rubin
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May/June 2001
Revitalizing Urban Neighborhoods W. Dennis Keating, et al
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March/April 1997
Ripples from the Zambezi  Ernesto Sirolli
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September/October 1999
Roots to Power Lee Staples
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Summer 2007
The Sandbox Investment: The Preschool Movement and Kids-First Politics David Kirp
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Winter 2007
Shelter Burden:
Local Politics and Progressive Housing Policy
Edward G. Goetz
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March/April 1994
Shelter Poverty: New Ideas on Housing Affordability Michael E. Stone
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March/April 1994
Show Me a Hero: A Tale of Murder, Suicide, Race, and Redemption Lisa Belkin
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July/August 1999
Streets of Hope: 
The Fall and Rise of an Urban Neighborhood
Peter Medoff & Holly Sklar
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July/August 1994
Tenants' Rights Myron Moskovitz & Ralph Warner
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March/April 1995
Transforming the City Marion Orr
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Fall 2007
The Suburban Racial Dilemma: Housing and Neighborhoods W. Dennis Keating
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May/June 1994
Suburbs Under Siege Charles M. Haar
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May/June 1997
Unmaking Goliath:
Community Control in the Face of Global Capital
James DeFilippis
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March/April 2005
Waiting for a Miracle: Why Schools Can't Solve Our Problems – And How We Can James P. Comer
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May/June 1998
When Public Housing Was Paradise: Building Community in Chicago J.S. Fuerst
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November/December 2004
Workforce Development Politics: Civic Capacity and Performance Robert P. Giloth (ed.)
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September/October 2004
Workforce Intermediaries for the Twenty-first Century Robert P. Giloth (ed.)
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September/October 2004

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