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Bednarek, Janet R.

Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age

Bednarek, Janet R. - Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age
Janet R. Bednarek

Part I. From 30,000 Feet to Ground Level

2. Chapter One: From 30,000 Feet: Airports and Aviation History Since 1945
Janet R. Bednarek

3. Chapter Two: Closer to Ground Level: Airport Ownership and Finance
Janet R. Bednarek

Part II. Response to the Jet Age

4. Chapter Three: Response to the Jet Age: Federal–Local Interaction and the Shaping of the Aviation Landscape
Janet R. Bednarek

5. Chapter Four: Airports for the “Jet Set”: Expansion, Iconic Architecture, and Airport Malls
Janet R. Bednarek

Part III. Jets, Noise, and Unhappy Neighbors

6. Chapter Five: The Broad Problem of Airport Noise: Airports, the Courts, the Federal Government, and the Environment
Janet R. Bednarek

7. Chapter Six: Cities and Jet Noise: On the Ground and in the Air, How to Tame the Planes that Roared
Janet R. Bednarek

Part IV. Security: Hijackings, Hare Krishna, and September 11

8. Chapter Seven: Airport Security: Hijackers, Terrorists, Religious Groups, and the Constitution
Janet R. Bednarek

9. Conclusion: Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age
Janet R. Bednarek

Keywords: History, US History, History of Science, Urban History, Urban Studies/Sociology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319311951
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-31194-4

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