Palaces for the PeoplePalaces for the People
Eric Klinenberg
A 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 the country hasn’t seen ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2018-09-11 | ISBN-13: 9781524761165

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

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

Modern RomanceModern Romance
by Aziz Ansari, Eric Klinenberg
The #1 New York Times BestsellerA hilarious, thoughtful, and in-depth exploration of the pleasures and perils of modern romance from Aziz Ansari, the star of Master of None and one of this generation’s sharpest comedic voicesAt some point, every one of us embarks on a journey to find love. We meet people, date, get into and out of relationsh ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2016-06-14 | ISBN-13: 9780143109259

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

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

Palace of the PeoplePalace of the People
Jan Piggott
Built for the Great Exhibition of 1851, the Crystal Palace originally graced London’s Hyde Park with Joseph Paxton’s remarkable geometric design and groundbreaking use of glass elements, prefiguring the modern movement in architecture. After the exhibition a group of bankers, railway directors, and men of influence moved the structure to a new ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2004-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780299200947

Cultural Production in a Digital Age (The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Series)Cultural Production in a Digital Age (The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Series)
Award-winning author Eric Klinenberg has assembled in this volume of The Annals a diverse collection of scholars to examine the current and future consequences of our increasing reliance on these technologies. Although different in theoretical and methodological approaches, all of these contributions share a guiding premise that institutions and in ...
Number of pages: 244 | Publication Date: 2005-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9781412916905

Palaces For The PeoplePalaces For The People
Nathaniel Burt
Recounts the origins and growth of America's art museums, the acquisition of major collections and pictures, and the activities and personalities of collectors and patrons ...
Number of pages: 446 | Publication Date: 1977-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9780316117852

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