Tupelo: The Evolution of a Community


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This book tells the remarkable story of Tupelo, Mississippi’s emergence as a national model for homegrown community development. Tupelo is located in Lee County, which in the 1940s was one of the poorest counties in one of the poorest states in the nation.

Vaughn Grisham uses this case study to demonstrate that community development is often a vital component of economic development.

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