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Boom. 2016; 6416–27 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.4.16
Published: 01 December 2016
... author- ities eyes, BART would ostensibly revitalize and sanitize a district well on its way to becoming a slum but residents rightly predicted that this infrastructure building meant dis- placement from several homes and businesses.12 As new waves of Cold War era migrants mainly Asian and Latin...
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Boom. 2016; 6358–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.3.58
Published: 01 September 2016
... horrified by the unex- pected revitalization of the Broadway corridor by Mexican businesses and shoppers, and the last thing they wanted was a populist downtown. He also answered a question that long vexed me. Kurt, why this desperate, all-consuming priority to have the mid- dle class live downtown Mike...
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Boom. 2013; 3180–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.1.80
Published: 01 May 2013
... the river across cycles of drought and flood and lays out the shifting currents of environmentalist attitudes towards California’s waterways. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Army Corps of Engineers flood drought Los Angeles River revitalization restoration...
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Boom. 2016; 62104–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.2.104
Published: 01 June 2016
... rehabilitation freedom incarceration religion Folsom Prison s Greystone Chapel with main yard workout area in the foreground. jason s. sexton Greystone Chapel Finding freedom inside Folsom Prison s walls J ohnny Cash s May 1968 album, At Folsom Prison, revitalized his career. Recordedlive before two...
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Boom. 2016; 6151–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.51
Published: 01 March 2016
... suddenly rebranded itself as a juice bar. Inside Shinola, the concept store for the revitalized Rust Belt brand from Detroit, there was a juice bar. A juice bar! From Detroit! Juice bars seemed to have become the preferred urban typology for my Los Angeles neighborhood. Even as the neighborhood council...
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Boom. 2016; 6170–75 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.70
Published: 01 March 2016
... larger issue of raising awareness of this open space by the Los Angeles River and the issues that surround it. We want to rally support for park development. For us, art is a vanguard of revitalization. It brings people to the site in a nontraditional way Programming the Bowtie Parcel has proved a signal...
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Boom. 2015; 5414–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.14
Published: 01 December 2015
... drawn. The Natives, sus- pected of an uprising, were quickly dispersed. Though dis- heartened, they took with them the spirit of revitalization, which in local roundhouses morphed into an impassioned nationalism led by a single Dreamer, often a woman, who organized her entire tribe, sometimes now only a...
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Boom. 2015; 5434–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.34
Published: 01 December 2015
...-friendly Catholic mass, hip- ster Bible study, socially conscious evangelicalism, or freeform mainline Protestantism, you are living in the right era. Far from being vitiated by the overall religious disaffiliation trend evident in the United States, religion in Southern California is being revitalized by...
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Boom. 2015; 5420–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.20
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Stockton s Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary was founded in 1952 when Stock- ton boasted the largest Filipino population outside the Phi- lippines. The state s large Latino population has revitalized both California Catholicism and Pentecostalism. The patron saint of Mexico, the Virgin...
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Boom. 2015; 5444–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.44
Published: 01 December 2015
... t it be that we should be the ones sending people your way and revitalizing your churches? Your world is post-Christian. We are growing Oscar Muriu, the Kenyan pastor who delivered that mes- sage, was in fact not fromMavuno, but rather was the leader of another even larger church called Nairobi...
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Boom. 2015; 5242–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.42
Published: 01 June 2015
... they can t always find it under ten gridlocked freeways as river advocate Jenny Price once put it.3 Numerous organizations, from Friends of the LA River to the Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation, are helping Angelenos get to know their river again. For so many in Los Angeles let alone the...
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Boom. 2014; 4243–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.2.43
Published: 01 June 2014
..., Joshua Brahinsky, Corey Cook, participants in the Planning, Revitalization, and Dis- placement session of the 2014 Urban Affairs Association meetings, and the generous editors and anonymous reviewers at Boom. 2 Creative destruction originates with Joseph Schumpeter, Cap- italism, Socialism and...
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Boom. 2013; 33110–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.110
Published: 01 September 2013
... region s Gordian knot of governance and dearth of civic vision. For example, in his 2007 book, Reinventing Los Angeles, Gottlieb details how Latinos, Asians, and Anglos conspired to revitalize swaths of land near the confluence of the Los Angeles River and Arroyo Seco as they flow through Glassell Park...
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Boom. 2013; 3338–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.38
Published: 01 September 2013
... improve the impoverished soils for community gardens, the produce from which is then used by local businesses. She s turning over the revitalized Cerro Gordo mine to local people, is attempting to make the chemical collection on the lakebed a safe and economically viable extraction business, and hopes to...
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Boom. 2013; 311–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.1.1
Published: 01 May 2013
... privately owned and operated spaces for public interaction. By corporatizing and monetizing city- wide projects revolving around urban revitalization, gentri- fication, and rezoning, these groups have privatized and semi-privatized numerous public spaces. Such initiatives, according to writer Mike Davis...
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Boom. 2011; 1243–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2011.1.2.43
Published: 01 May 2011
... years, by 2004, he would become, as his web site contends, a leader in revitalizing and providing quality entertainment, prod- ucts and services to ethnically diverse, urban communi- ties. A vanity biography of Johnson stated, Magic threw himself [after basketball] into . . . business projects...