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Abrams, Charles 1902-1970

Overview
Works: 135 works in 380 publications in 7 languages and 8,070 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Legislative hearings 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Honoree
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The city is the frontier by Charles Abrams( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man's struggle for shelter in an urbanizing world by Charles Abrams( Book )

79 editions published between 1954 and 1970 in 6 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book deals with the world problems of urbanization and housing. The author draws on his intimate and practical experience of conditions in various countries to presents a picture of the homelessness and shortage of houses which
Forbidden neighbors; a study of prejudice in housing by Charles Abrams( Book )

19 editions published between 1955 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of cities; a glossary of terms by Charles Abrams( Book )

20 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This glossary identifies and defines approximately a thousand words, terms, and slang applied to city life. Three goals exist for this limited glossary: 1) identifying some of the most relevant urban terms for the expert and layman; 2) defining them simply and accurately, expanding on the definition where clarification is necessary; and, 3) adding the author's personal opinions or biases where he considers them useful and relevant. (Author/AWW)
Equality( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal authorities discuss the status of the Negro in American life, analyzing feasibility of preferential treatment and quota systems in employment, housing, and education
The future of housing by Charles Abrams( Book )

10 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolution in land by Charles Abrams( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home ownership for the poor; a program for Philadelphia by Charles Abrams( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race bias in housing by Charles Abrams( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1981 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sponsored jointly by the American Civil Liberties Union, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Council on Race Relations."
Squatter settlements : the problem and the opportunity by Charles Abrams( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A housing program for America by Charles Abrams( Book )

7 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Work of Charles Abrams : housing and urban renewal in the USA and the Third World : a collection of papers( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United Nations mission to Kenya on housing by Lawrence Nelson Bloomberg( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban affairs annual reviews( )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on housing in the Gold Coast by Charles Abrams( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A housing program for Pakistan with special reference to refugee rehabilitation : prepared for the Government of Pakistan by Charles Abrams( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. housing : a new program by Charles Abrams( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Housing the Alaska Native by Charles Abrams( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes conditions and problems of housing for native people in Alaska. Also suggests alternative approaches for bringing about improvements in housing conditions
A housing program for the Philippine Islands by Charles Abrams( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time bomb that exploded in Cicero by Charles Abrams( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Man's struggle for shelter in an urbanizing world
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Alternative Names
Abrams Charles

Charles Abrams

Charles Abrams urban planner

エイブラムス, チャールズ

チャールズ・エイブラムス

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