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The Preindustrial City Past and Present by Gideon Sjoberg

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Published by Free Press .
Written in English


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Number of Pages368
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Open LibraryOL7270203M
ISBN 100029289807
ISBN 109780029289808

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  The Paperback of the The Preindustrial City: Past and Present by Sjoberg at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Free Press. The Preindustrial City: Past and Present. By Sjoberg. Trade Paperback. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! Plus, receive recommendations and exclusive offers on all of your favorite books and authors from Simon & ed on: The Preindustrial City: Past and Present by Gideon Sjoberg, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10). Introduction --Cities: their beginnings --The patterning of preindustrial-urban proliferation --Demography and ecology --Social class --Marriage and the family --Economic structure --Political structure --Religious structure --Communication, education, and the nature of knowledge --A backward glance: a forward look.

Written over 40 years ago, this is a classic text. While titled "The Preindustrial City" it is really about the feudal city. A comparative study in both geographical location and time, it discusses the rise of the earliest cities in Mesopotamia, the Nile Valley, the Indus Valley, the Valley of the Huang Ho, and Meso-America, and the growth and spread of cities/5(2). The Preindustrial City, by Gideon Sjoberg The fundamental thesis of the book is that the transition from pre-industrial to industrial city, because it eroded this perpetual foundation of extended family and hereditary class, was great enough to make the pre- and post-industrial cities as different from each other as either one was from the. The Preindustrial City: Past and Present. GIDEON SJOBERG. Glencoe, Illinois: The Free Reviewed by ROBERT M. ADAYS, University of Chicago It is a fair criticism of American anthropology since Boas that the empirical study of particular societies and cultures has largely replaced, rather than proceeded hand inCited by: 1. pre-industrial city Source: A Dictionary of Human Geography Author(s): Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin. An urban settlement characteristic of the period before the *Industrial Revolution, namely feudal societies (see feudalism).Although such cities were very diverse, Gideon Sjoberg proposed that they shared similar social and morphological features.

  The preindustrial city, past and present Item Preview The patterning of preindustrial-urban proliferation -- Demography and ecology -- Social class -- Marriage and the family -- Economic structure -- Political structure -- Religious structure -- Communication, education, and the nature of knowledge -- A backward glance: a forward look Pages: Pre-industrial society refers to social attributes and forms of political and cultural organization that were prevalent before the advent of the Industrial Revolution, which occurred from to Pre-industrial is a time before there were machines and tools to help perform tasks en masse. Pre-industrial civilization dates back to centuries ago, but the main era known as the pre-industrial society . Gideon Sjoberg is the author of The Preindustrial City ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), A Methodology for Social Research ( /5. The Preindustrial City: Past and Present by Gideon Sjoberg and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Preindustrial City: Past and Present by Sjoberg, Gideon - AbeBooks.