The City Reader Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

Richard T. LeGates
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Prologue.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Whose insights on urban planning in the face of conflict does LeGate claim to be intellectually rigorous in "How to Study Cities"?
(a) John Forester's.
(b) Lewis Mumford's.
(c) James Q. Wilson's.
(d) Frederic Stout's.

2. When was the Second Edition of The City Reader published in an expanded version?
(a) 2000.
(b) 1996.
(c) 1999.
(d) 1998.

3. Who does LeGate write developed a "broken window" theory and community policing ideas in "How to Study Cities"?
(a) Michael Porter and James Q. Wilson.
(b) James Q. Wilson and George L. Kelling.
(c) Michael Porter and William Julius Wilson.
(d) George L. Kelling and William Julius Wilson.

4. The editors of The City Reader have taught at the San Francisco State University, University of California, Berkley and what other institution, according to the Introduction from the Editors?
(a) Stanford University.
(b) Rutgers University.
(c) Coloumbia University.
(d) Yale University.

5. Whose "thoughtful prescriptions for urban poverty" are discussed by LeGate in "How to Study Cities"?
(a) John Forester's.
(b) Michael Porter's.
(c) Lewis Mumford.
(d) Larry S. Bourne.

Short Answer Questions

1. LeGates writes in "How to Study Cities" that there are "social, spacial and _____ aspects to urban poverty as well as economic ones."

2. In the Prologue, "How to Study Cities," LeGates writes that how many selections are included in The City Reader?

3. Who wrote the book The City in History in 1961?

4. Who introduces urban history in the article "New Perspectives on American History"?

5. Who is the author of The Making of Urban America?

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