Table of contents for Heat wave : a social autopsy of disaster in Chicago / Eric Klinenberg.
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Prologue: The Urban Inferno
Introduction: The City of Extremes
1. Dying Alone: The Social Production of Isolation
2. Race, Place, and Vulnerability: Urban Neighborhoods and the Ecology of Support
3. The State of Disaster: City Services in the Empowerment Era
4. Governing by Public Relations
5. The Spectacular City: News Organizations and the Representation of Catastrophe
Conclusion: Emerging Dangers in the Urban Environment
Epilogue: Together in the End
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Older people Services for Illinois Chicago, Older people Services for, Older people Illinois Chicago Social conditions, Chicago (Ill, ) Social conditions, Disasters Social aspects Illinois Chicago, Heat waves (Meteorology) Illinois Chicago