Location of Anomie
by Dr. E.H. Powell. The Location of Anomie: a culture case study of
urbanization: Buffalo, NY, 1810-1910. Powell asserts: "The city embodies
the profound contradictions of our time, a paradox of organized chaos,
of regimented individualism...Anomie is the essence of urbanism as
a way of life." more >>
By Dr. Elwin H. Powell.Nichols printed what others only whispered... Everyone
knew a clique of leading businessmen had conspired to defraud Benjamin
Rathbun. Like his contempoary P.T. Barnum, Nichols was jailed for liable.
"June 18, 1839: It was about twelve o'clock, when an officer of the court
escorted me from the court to the jail..." more
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