City Housing: It's a Mod, Mod World

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Nathan Glazer, professor emeritus of sociology and education at Harvard University and the author of many books, including Beyond the Melting Pot, We Are All Multiculturalists Now and his latest, From a Cause to a Style: Modernist Architecture's Encounter with the American City (Princeton University Press, 2007), kicks off a series on public housing with a critique of modernist architecture and its effects on public space.

From a Cause to a Style is available for purchase at


Nathan Glazer

Comments [2]


greetings, radio professionals!

the embedded version of this segment starts talking about firefighters, not Nathan Glazer.

Please embed the correct segment. thanks

--The BL Show responds:
We fixed the audio. Thanks for letting us know.

May. 23 2007 04:06 PM
Sheree from Manhattan

Glazer's points are SO NOT NEW!
Perhaps = a useful recapitulation of well-understood research since 1970, but he's just resting on academic laurels.

May. 23 2007 10:55 AM

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