The Great Good Place: Café, Coffee Shops, Community Centers, Beauty Parlors, General Stores, Bars, Hangouts, and how They Get You Through the Day

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Paragon House, 1989 - Social Science - 338 pages
A look at informal gathering places--coffe shops, community centers, beauty parlors, general stores, bars and others. The author considers their importance to our communities and the reasons for their gradual disappearance.

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Few books have had greater influence on the way we perceive communities, community-building, and collaboration than Ray Oldenburg's "The Great Good Place." The terms he introduces have become part of ... Read full review

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Contents

THE GERMANAMERICAN LAGER BEER
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MAIN STREET
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THE ENGLISH PUB
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