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EAN-139780020361404   EAN-13 barcode 9780020361404
Product NameBlack Chicago: The Making Of A Negro Ghetto, 1890-1920
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
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Height8 inches    (convert)
Length5.25 inches    (convert)
Weight11.52 ounces    (convert)
AuthorAllan H. Spear
Page Count271
BindingPaperback
Published02/16/1967
Long DescriptionAllan Spear explores here the history of a major Negro community during a crucial thirty-year period when a relatively fluid patter of race relations gave way to a rigid system of segregation and discrimination. This is the first historical study of the ghetto made famous by the sociological classics of St. Clair Drake, E. Franklin Frazier, and others—by the novels of Richard Wright, and by countless blues songs. It was this ghetto that Martin Luther King, Jr., chose to focus on when he turned attention to the racial injustices of the North. Spear, by his objective treatment of the results of white racism, gives an effective, timely reminder of the serious urban problems that are the legacy of prejudice.
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