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Reinventing Los Angeles: Nature and Community in the Global City (Urban and Industrial Environments)

 
 
 
 
Reinventing Los Angeles: Nature and Community in the Global City (Urban and Industrial Environments)
Author: Robert Gottlieb
ISBN 13: 9780262572439
ISBN 10: 262572435
Edition: 49791st
Publisher: The MIT Press
Publication Date: 2007-10-12
Format: Paperback
Pages: 440
List Price: $29.95
 
 

Describes how water politics, cars and freeways, and immigration and globalization have shaped Los Angeles, and how innovative social movements are working to make a more livable and sustainable city.

Biography

Robert Gottlieb is Professor of Urban & Environmental Policy at Occidental College in Los Angeles. He is the author of Environmentalism Unbound: Exploring New Pathways for Change (2001), and Reinventing Los Angeles: Nature and Community in the Global City (2007), both published by the MIT Press, and other books.