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Not in my yard — that's the chorus typically invoked via homeowners who oppose undesirable improvement. Such phrases imagine a different ferocity while the advance in query is public housing. Lisa Belkin penetrates the prejudices, myths, and heated feelings stirred by way of the newest development in public housing as she re-creates a landmark case in riveting aspect, displaying how a suggestion to construct scattered-site public housing in middle-class neighborhoods approximately destroyed a complete urban and perpetually replaced the lives of lots of its citizens.
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