The Paradox of Providence

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Smolski Texts

Publication Year:
1978
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.ric.edu/smolski_text/59; https://digitalcommons.ric.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1058&context=smolski_text
Author(s):
Smolski, Chester
Publisher(s):
Projo Sunday; Digital Commons @ RIC
Tags:
community interests; historic; historic buildings; minorities; neighborhoods; poor; American history; Minority and ethnic groups; Multiculturalism and pluralism; Urban planning; Civic and Community Engagement; Community-Based Research; Growth and Development; Other Sociology; Place and Environment; Race and Ethnicity; Urban Studies and Planning; American history, Minority and ethnic groups, Multiculturalism and pluralism, Urban planning
article description
"Providence is a city of poor people, yet Providence is a rich city. This apparent paradox requires some explanation."