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Marketing Schools, Marketing CitiesWho Wins and Who Loses When Schools Become Urban Amenities$
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Maia Bloomfield Cucchiara

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780226016658

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: September 2013

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226016962.001.0001

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From “Philthadelphia” to the “Next Great City”

From “Philthadelphia” to the “Next Great City”

Revitalization in a Postindustrial City

(p.21) Chapter Two From “Philthadelphia” to the “Next Great City”
Marketing Schools, Marketing Cities

Maia Bloomfield Cucchiara

University of Chicago Press

This chapter describes Philadelphia’s journey over of the past half century from industrial powerhouse through decades of postindustrial struggles to the revitalizing—yet deeply divided—city of today. It discusses the financial challenges facing cities such as Philadelphia, the growing reliance on market-driven solutions to entrenched social problems, and how this reliance has reshaped local policies and politics.

Keywords:   Philadelphia, social problems, local politics, public finance

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