L Guevarra l_guevarra at ucpress.edu
Thu Aug 30 11:52:34 EDT 2007

Dear Urbanth-L:

The University of California Press  is pleased to announce the repackage of:

Urban Fortunes: The Political Economy of Place, 20th Anniversary Edition

John R. Logan is Professor of Sociology at Brown University. 
<B>Harvey L. Molotch </B>is Professor of Sociology at New York 


"Twenty years after publication, _Urban Fortunes _remains the best 
book on urban sociology around. Starting from a political economy 
analysis, Logan and Molotch develop a picture of the formative 
processes creating the contemporary American city while managing to 
avoid the pitfalls of determinism."-Susan Fainstein, Harvard 

"The most celebrated research synthesis [in urban sociology]. . . in 
several decades."-John Walton, _Annual Review of Sociology _

This sociological classic is updated with a new preface by the 
authors looking at developments in the study of urban planning during 
the twenty-year life of this influential work.

Full information about the bookis available online: http://go.ucpress.edu/Logan

Lolita Guevarra
Electronic Marketing Coordinator
University of California Press
Tel. 510.643.4738 | Fax 510.643.7127
lolita.guevarra at ucpress.edu

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