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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urban_history

This article is about urban history as a subject. See history of the city for a chronological .... Many suburbs are based on a heterogeneous society of working -class and minority residents, many of whom share the ... The "new urban history" emerged in the 1960s as a branch of Social history seeking to understand the " city as ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_history

Social history, often called the new social history, is a field of history that looks at the lived ... The older social history (before 1960) included numerous topics that were not ... It is the history of an entire society from a social-historical viewpoint. ..... no overarching social history theories that emerged developed to explain urban ...

www.jstor.org/stable/202792

they all deal with the same general historical subject, urban his- tory. Individually, we ... nomic and social integration of a society-a means, that is, of periodization ...

www.jstor.org/stable/43560109

involving rapid social change, commodification, mass society, ... explosion of new research into such topics as historical memory, consumerism, and ritual ...

www.history.ac.uk/ihr/Focus/City/articles/sweet.html

The Changing Nature of Urban History, an article on the history of the city by Richard ... as an explanation of the changing shapes in society and on the ground. .... of the social science background to the subject area, and because the urban ...

www.history.ac.uk/makinghistory/resources/articles/urban_history.html

Urban history is a rapidly expanding field of historical studies, driven by the rise in ... The town as subject provided a readily identifiable and defined area of study and, ... became ever more urbanised and urban society itself grew more complex, ... town's history into wider systems of communication, power or social relations.

www.urbanhistory.org/resources1

Social Science History Association · European ... American Historical Association · Organization of ... The Centre for Urban History, Leicester University - Library.

globalurbanhistory.com

Matatu: A History of Popular Transportation in Nairobi. ... In the minds of social scientists and urban experts, shantytowns and their ... experts, and technical cadres, hoping to reshape society and citizenship in the 1960s, ... For a long time, urban history, as a field of study, focused on textual sources and elite subjects, and the ...

guides.newman.baruch.cuny.edu/c.php?g=188407

Jul 7, 2017 ... American Urban History ... The economic, political and social consequences of urbanization ... Society of City and Regional Planning History.