Engaging strangers [electronic resource] : civil rites, civic capitalism, and public order in Boston / Daniel J. Monti, Jr.
- Monti, Daniel J., Jr., 1949-
- Madison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 
- Physical Description:
- xxiv, 281 pages ; 24 cm
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- License restrictions may limit access.
- Foreword: Engaging Strangers and the Banality of Civility / by Zane Miller -- "Lost in Boston" -- Boston by the Numbers -- Brahmins Don't Eat Here Anymore -- Ritualized Crises and Institutional Strangers -- Neighbors Make Good Fences -- The Enchanted Trolley Tour -- "At First We Were Just Civic Friends" -- A Crowded Mother's Day on the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge -- Boston's Tribes -- The Leisure of the Theory Class.
- City and town life—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Community life—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Conduct of life—Social aspects—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Civil society—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Capitalism—Social aspects—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Social classes—Massachusetts—Boston—History
- Boston (Mass.)—Social conditions
- Boston (Mass.)—Economic conditions
- 9781611475913 (cloth : alkaline paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-270) and index.
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