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

Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2013-01-29 | ISBN-13: 9780143122777

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

Modern RomanceModern Romance
by Aziz Ansari, Eric Klinenberg

Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2016-06-14 | ISBN-13: 9780143109259

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: 2003-07-15 | ISBN-13: 9780226443225

The Making and Unmaking of WhitenessThe Making and Unmaking of Whiteness
by Birgit Brander Rasmussen, Irene J. Nexica, Eric Klinenberg, Matt Wray
Bringing together new articles and essays from the controversial Berkeley conference of the same name, The Making and Unmaking of Whiteness presents a fascinating range of inquiry into the nature of whiteness. Representing academics, independent scholars, community organizers, and antiracist activists, the contributors are all leaders in the “sec ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2001-09-07 | ISBN-13: 9780822327400

Climate Change and the Future of Cities (Public Culture 79, May 2016)Climate Change and the Future of Cities (Public Culture 79, May 2016)
We live in the age of extremes, a period punctuated by significant disasters that have changed the way we understand risk, vulnerability, and the future of communities. Violent ecological events such as Superstorm Sandy attest to the urgent need to analyze what cities around the world are doing to reduce carbon emissions, develop new energy systems ...
Number of pages: 220 | Publication Date: 2016-04-30 | ISBN-13: 9780822368427

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