The Resource Housing America : demographics and development, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, (electronic resource)

Housing America : demographics and development, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, (electronic resource)

Label
Housing America : demographics and development
Title
Housing America
Title remainder
demographics and development
Statement of responsibility
MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Title variation
Demographics and development
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the 21st century unfolds, how are Americans adapting to urgent issues involving sustainable growth, quality of life, and community planning? Segment one of this NewsHour program examines the effect of urban sprawl on Atlanta's population, job and housing markets, the environment, and commuters. Segment two addresses the need for affordable housing in Burlington, Vermont, where the disparity between wages and real estate prices is on the rise. Segment three assesses urban renewal efforts in the old neighborhoods of Philadelphia. And segment four studies an experimental community system in Virginia known as co-housing
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
Runtime
64
Technique
live action
Label
Housing America : demographics and development, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on June 06, 2006
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Atlanta's Growth (3:20) -- Atlanta's Subdivisions (2:49) -- Atlanta's Air Quality Controversy (4:09) -- Urban Atlanta's Growth Issues (5:54) -- Burlington's Housing Crisis (4:48) -- Burlington's Zoning Laws and Permit Process (5:37) -- Burlington's Community Land Trust (5:27) -- Philadelphia's Neighborhood Transformation Initiative (2:44) -- Decline of Philadelphia's Neighborhoods (3:03) -- Rebuilding Philadelphia's Neighborhoods (2:29) -- Philadelphia Interfaith Action (3:05) -- Philadelphia Needs Private Development (4:28) -- Virginia's Blueberry Hill Co-Housing Community (3:02) -- Organizing the Blueberry Hill Co-Housing Community (2:36) -- The Co-Housing Movement and Community Design (5:25) -- Challenges and Lessons of Co-Housing (4:23)
Control code
100032375
Extent
1 streaming video file (64 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Housing America : demographics and development, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on June 06, 2006
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Atlanta's Growth (3:20) -- Atlanta's Subdivisions (2:49) -- Atlanta's Air Quality Controversy (4:09) -- Urban Atlanta's Growth Issues (5:54) -- Burlington's Housing Crisis (4:48) -- Burlington's Zoning Laws and Permit Process (5:37) -- Burlington's Community Land Trust (5:27) -- Philadelphia's Neighborhood Transformation Initiative (2:44) -- Decline of Philadelphia's Neighborhoods (3:03) -- Rebuilding Philadelphia's Neighborhoods (2:29) -- Philadelphia Interfaith Action (3:05) -- Philadelphia Needs Private Development (4:28) -- Virginia's Blueberry Hill Co-Housing Community (3:02) -- Organizing the Blueberry Hill Co-Housing Community (2:36) -- The Co-Housing Movement and Community Design (5:25) -- Challenges and Lessons of Co-Housing (4:23)
Control code
100032375
Extent
1 streaming video file (64 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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