Palaces for the PeoplePalaces for the People
Eric Klinenberg
An NPR Best Book of 2018A New York Times Book Review Editors' ChoiceAn eminent sociologist and bestselling author offers an inspiring blueprint for rebuilding our fractured society.   We are living in a time of deep divisions. Americans are sorting themselves along racial, religious, and cultural lines, leading to a level of polarization that th ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2018-09-11 | ISBN-13: 9781524761165

Going SoloGoing Solo
Eric Klinenberg
With eye-opening statistics, original data, and vivid portraits of people who live alone, renowned sociologist Eric Klinenberg upends conventional wisdom to deliver the definitive take on how the rise of going solo is transforming the American experience.            Klinenberg shows that most single dwellers—whether in their twenties o ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2013-01-29 | ISBN-13: 9780143122777

Heat WaveHeat Wave
Eric Klinenberg
On Thursday, July 13, 1995, Chicagoans awoke to a blistering day in which the temperature would reach 106 degrees. The heat index, which measures how the temperature actually feels on the body, would hit 126 degrees by the time the day was over. Meteorologists had been warning residents about a two-day heat wave, but these temperatures did not end ...
Number of pages: 328 | Publication Date: 2015-05-06 | ISBN-13: 9780226276182

Palaces for the PeoplePalaces for the People
Eric Klinenberg (author)

Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2018-09-20 | ISBN-13: 9781847924995

Fighting for AirFighting for Air
Eric Klinenberg
An "admirably researched and lucidly written" investigation of the corporate takeover of the media―and what it means for Americans ―that "should serve as a wake-up call" (Daniel Schorr, NPR)For the residents of Minot, North Dakota, Clear Channel Communications is synonymous with disaster. When a train derailment sent a cloud of poisonous gas dr ...
Number of pages: 368 | Publication Date: 2008-01-08 | ISBN-13: 9780805087291

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