9780399535710

In the Neighborhood : The Search for Community on an American Street, One Sleepover at a Time

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  • ISBN13:

    9780399535710

  • ISBN10:

    0399535713

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 4/6/2010
  • Publisher: Perigee Trade

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Summary

In this engaging work, Lovenheim takes readers inside the homes, minds, and hearts of his neighbors and asks a thought-provoking question: Do neighborhoods matter--and is something lost when we live among strangers?

Author Biography

Peter Lovenheim is a journalist, lawyer, and mediator. His articles and essays have appeared in the New York Times, New York magazine, Moment magazine, and other publications.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. xv
Waking at Lou'sp. 1
"A Considerable Trauma"p. 38
Footprintsp. 66
The Top of Their Gamesp. 80
No Bed, No Breakfastp. 102
The Woman in the Castlep. 122
Motion Sicknessp. 150
A Father Ten Feet Tailp. 164
Misdirected Mailp. 190
Connectionsp. 203
Epiloguep. 227
Sources/Resourcesp. 237
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