Here at Atlanta Studieswe’re interested in scholarship on every aspect of the city, region, and its history – including writing published elsewhere.
In this blog post we’re highlighting new scholarship on Atlanta published in 2017 on topics ranging from food insecurity to Muhammad Ali, public access cable to the BeltLine. Read up on our city by browsing this collection, crowd sourced from our Twitter followers, of books, essays in edited collections, and articles.
Amsterdam, Daniel. “Toward the Resegregation of Southern Schools: African American Suburbanization and Historical Erasure in Freeman v. Pitts.” History of Education Quarterly 57, no. 4 (November 2017): 451–79. https://doi.org/10.1017/heq.2017.28.
Cohen, Jeffrey P., Cletus C. Coughlin, and Jonas C. Crews. “Airport Noise in Atlanta: The Inequality of Sound.” Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2017-15A, June 2017. http://dx.doi.org/10.20955/wp.2017.015.
Gill Jr., Emmett L., M. Candace Christensen, and Alfred G. Pérez. “The Sale of the Atlanta Hawks: Is It Racism or White Ownership Playing the Race Card?” Journal of Sports Media 12, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 113–40.https://doi.org/10.1353/jsm.2017.0005.
Haley, Danielle F., Sabriya Linton, Ruiyan Luo, Josalin Hunter-Jones, Adaora A. Adimora, Gina M. Wingood, Loida Bonney, Zev Ross, and Hannah L. F. Cooper. “Public Housing Relocations and Relationships of Changes in Neighborhood Disadvantage and Transportation Access to Unmet Need for Medical Care.”Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 28, no. 1 (February 2017): 329–49. https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.2017.0026.
Howell, Charlotte E. “Symbolic Capital and the Production Discourse of The American Music Show: A Microhistory of Atlanta Cable Access.”Cinema Journal 57, no. 1 (Fall 2017): 1–24. https://doi.org/10.1353/cj.2017.0053.
Immergluck, Dan, Ann Carpenter, and Abram Lueders. “Hot City, Cool City: Explaining Neighbourhood-level Losses in Low-cost Rental Housing in Southern US Cities.” International Journal of Housing Policy (2017). https://doi.org/10.1080/19491247.2017.1386386.
Jun, Hee-Jung. “The Link Between Local Comprehensive Plans and Housing Affordability: A Comparative Study of the Atlanta and Detroit Metropolitan Areas.” Journal of the American Planning Association 83, no. 3 (Summer 2017): 249–61. https://doi.org/10.1080/01944363.2017.1321496.
LeTran, Yenie, Jacek P. Sirya, J. M. Bowker, and Neelam C. Poudyalc. “Atlanta Households’ Willingness to Increase Urban Forests to Mitigate Climate Change,” Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 22 (March 2017): 84–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ufug.2017.02.003.
Lu, Zhongming, John Crittenden, Frank Southworth, and Ellen Dunham-Jones. “An Integrated Framework for Managing the Complex Interdependence Between Infrastructures and the Socioeconomic Environment: an Application in Metropolitan Atlanta.” Urban Studies 54, no. 12 (September 2017): 2874–93. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0042098016652555.
Majic, Samantha. “Sending a Dear John Letter: Public Information Campaigns and the Movement to ‘End Demand’ for Prostitution in Atlanta, GA.” Social Science 6, no. 4 (2017): 138.http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/socsci6040138.
McDaniel, Paul N., Darlene Xiomara Rodriguez, and Anna Joo Kim. “Receptivity and the Welcoming Cities Movement: Advancing a Regional Immigrant Integration Policy Framework in Metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia.” Papers in Applied Geography (2017). https://doi.org/10.1080/23754931.2017.1367957.
Oakley, Deirdre, and George Greenidge Jr. “The Contradictory Logics of Public-Private Place-making and Spatial Justice: The Case of Atlanta’s Beltline.” City & Community 16, no. 4 (December 2017): 355–58.http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cico.12264.
Park, Jeong-Il, and Nancey Green Leigh. “Urban Industrial Land Loss and Foreign Direct Investment-Related Manufacturing Job Sprawl: An Atlanta, Georgia MSA Case Study.”Journal of Urban Technology 24, no. 4, (2017): 95–113. https://doi.org/10.1080/10630732.2017.1348883.
Shannon, Jerry, Mathew E. Hauer, Alexis Weaver, and Sarah Shannon. “The Suburbanization of Food Insecurity: An Analysis of Projected Trends in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area.” Professional Geographer 70, no. 1 (February 2018): 84–93. https://doi.org/10.1080/00330124.2017.1325751.
Thomas, John Clayton.“Practicing a Virtuous Politics: Bill Bolling and the Atlanta Community Food Bank.”Public Administration Review 77, no. 6 (November/December 2017): 933–41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/puar.12810.
Weber, Sarah, B. Bynum Boleya, Nathan Palardya, and Cassandra Johnson Gaither. “The Impact of Urban Greenways on Residential Concerns: Findings from the Atlanta BeltLine Trail.” Landscape and Urban Planning 167 (November 2017): 147–56.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.06.009.
Xu, Yanzhi (Ann), Haobing Liu, Michael O. Rodgers, Angshuman Guin, Michael Hunter, Adnan Sheikh, and Randall Guensler. “Understanding the Emission Impacts of High-occupancy Vehicle (HOV) to High-occupancy Toll (HOT) Lane Conversions: Experience From Atlanta, Georgia.” Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 67, no. 8 (2017): 910–22. https://doi.org/10.1080/10962247.2017.1302518.