• Flood control and metropolitan development in Houston, Miami and Tampa, 1935-1985 

      Bea-Taylor, Jonah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-04-10)
      This research focuses on three Southeastern cities – Houston, Miami, and Tampa – that are particularly vulnerable to the repercussions of climate change because of their successful development on coastal plains. The rapid ...
    • Food deserted: race, poverty, and food vulnerability in Atlanta, 1980 - 2010 

      Ross, Gloria Jean (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11-11)
      The concept of food deserts, as a measure of low-income neighborhoods with limited access to affordable and healthy produce, can be helpful as a tool to quantify and compare food vulnerabilities, as many recent studies ...
    • Metropolitan American in a Globalizing Age: Inequalities and Opportunities 

      Amsterdam, Daniel; Higginbotham, Elizabeth; Needham, Andrew; Nicolaides, Rebecca; Shapiro, Thomas; Usselman, Steven W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-04-22)
      This keynote panel presentation, a part of the Metropolitan America in a Globalizing Age: Inequalities and Opportunities symposium hosted by the School of History and Sociology at Georgia Tech, seeks to investigate various ...