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Contents

Acknowledgments

1.  Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Crisis and Challenge: A National Perspective

Coming Together: Lessons from America’s Regions

Make the Road by Talking

2.  Driving That Train: Can Closing the Gap Facilitate Sustained Growth?

Can Equity Facilitate Growth?

Explaining Sustained Metropolitan Growth in the United States

Regression Analysis

Equity Matters

3.  Where to Go, What to Ask: Selecting and Designing the Case Studies

Choice and Consequence

The Quest and the Questions

Ready to Launch

4.  Parks and Recreation: Planning the Epistemic Community

Salt Lake City

Sacramento

Planning for Progress

5.  Business Knows Best: Elite-Driven Regional Stewardship

Grand Rapids

Charlotte

Oklahoma City

The Limits of Elite-Driven Regional Stewardship

6.  Struggle and the City: Conflict-Informed Collaboration

Greensboro

Fresno

San Antonio

Beyond “Win-Win”: Conflict and Collaboration

7.  The Next Frontier: Collaboration in the New Economy

Silicon Valley

Raleigh-Durham

Seattle

What You Do Know Can Help You

8.  Stepping Back: Theorizing Diverse and Dynamic Epistemic Communities

Individuals and Identities

Jump-Starting Community

Sustaining Diverse and Dynamic Epistemic Communities

Roots, Relationships, and Reason

9.  Looking Forward: A Beloved (Epistemic) Community?

Impacting Growth and Equity

Scaling Epistemic Communities

Lessons for the Next America

Appendix A: Regional Rankings for Growth and Equity

Appendix B: Data Sources and Methods for Regional Profiles

Appendix C: Case-Study Interviews

Notes

Bibliography

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Additional Information

ISBN
9780520960046
Related ISBN
9780520284418
MARC Record
OCLC
1111944452
Launched on MUSE
2019-08-15
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
Creative Commons
CC-BY-ND
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