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Title Diálogos : placemaking in Latino communities / edited by Michael Rios and Leonardo Vazquez, with Lucrezia Miranda.
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
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 Floor2  E184.S75 D54 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxii, 213 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Forward / Ray Suarez -- Introduction: place as space, action, and identity / Michael Rios, Leonardo Vasquez and Lucrezia Miranda -- Historical overview of Latinos and planning in the Southwest, 1900 to present / Clara Irazábal and Ramzi Farhat -- Planning in the face of anti-immigrant sentiment: Latino immigrants and land use conflicts in Orange County, California / Stacy Anne Harwood -- Transnational placemaking in small-town America / Gerardo Sandoval -- Using culture as a competitive advantage: attracting cultural tourism in Latino neighborhoods / Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris -- Public space attachments for Latino and immigrant communities: a case study of MacArthur Park / Kelly Main -- Latinos and incremental construction: a case study of Texas colonias / Cecilia Giusti and Miriam Olivares -- Placemaking in New York City: from Puerto Rican to pan-Latino / Tom Angotti -- Planning against displacement: a decade of progressive community-based planning in San Francisco's Mission District / Fernando Marti ... [et al.] -- Finding a place called "home": homemaking as placemaking for Guatemalan immigrants in South Florida / Kasama Polakit and Yexsy Schomberg -- Planning for possible futures: the role of scenario planning in cross-cultural deliberation / Marisa A. Zapata -- Through the viewfinder: using multimedia techniques to engage Latino youth in community planning / Debra Flanders Cushing, Emily Wexler Love, and Willem van Vliet -- 17th and South Jackson: relocating Casa Latina and navigating cultural crossroads in Seattle / Pam Emerson and Jeffrey Hou -- Epilogue / Leonardo Vasquez and Michael Rios
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Hispanic Americans -- Government relations.
Hispanic Americans -- Housing.
Place (Philosophy) -- Social aspects -- United States.
Place attachment -- Social aspects -- United States.
Public spaces -- Social aspects -- United States.
Community organization -- United States -- Planning.
Related Names Rios, Michael.
Vazquez, Leonardo.
Miranda, Lucrezia.
ISBN 041567901X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780415679008 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0415679001 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780415679015 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 706022680