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Unformatted text preview: work wk, flight industry to cheaper periphery, gov-sponsored housing loans, baby boom, new values, attitudes American dream; problems of suburbanization: deterioration of inner city- loss of tax base, lack of support/decline in mass transit-automobile congestion, sprawling(leap frog) development-loss of farmland, everything looks same; suburbs as bedroom communities: used to just be for sleeping; gated communities; edge cities: suburban nodes of employment, econ activity, high rise office space, corporate HQ, shopping, enterainment, hotels layout designed for automobile travel; exurbia (counter-urbanization): moving out of urban, suburban areas to rural; gentrification and demographic inversion (counter-suburbanization): gentrification-upgrading of inner-city neighborhoods, resettlement by upwardly mobile pros 1...
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- Fall '07