The Origins Of The Urban Crisis

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400851211
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Weaving together the history of workplaces, unions, civil rights groups, political organizations, and real estate agencies, Sugrue finds the roots of today’s urban poverty in a hidden history of racial violence, discrimination, and ...

The Origins Of The Urban Crisis

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691121864
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In this reappraisal of racial and economic inequality in modern America, Thomas Sugrue explains how Detroit and many other once prosperous industrial cities have become the sites of persistent racialized poverty.

The Origins Of The Urban Crisis

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
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In this reappraisal of racial and economic inequality in modern America, Thomas Sugrue explains how Detroit and many other once prosperous industrial cities have become the sites of persistent racialized poverty.

Sweet Land Of Liberty

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588367563
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The struggle for racial equality in the North has been a footnote in most books about civil rights in America. Now this monumental new work from one of the most brilliant historians of his generation sets the record straight.

The New Suburban History

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226456633
Size: 32.22 MB
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With this collection, Kevin Kruse and Thomas Sugrue argue that suburbia must be understood as a central factor in the modern American experience.

The New Urban Crisis

Author: Richard Florida
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465097782
Size: 60.32 MB
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"Richard Florida offers a brilliant assessment of the varied and evolving challenges facing our cities today.... The New Urban Crisis is essential reading for urban leaders and all city-dwellers.

Whose Detroit

Author: Heather Ann Thompson
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801488849
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Heather Ann Thompson focuses in detail on the struggles of Motor City residents during the 1960s and early 1970s and finds that conflict continued to plague the inner city and its workplaces even after Great Society liberals committed ...

When Children Want Children

Author: Leon Dash
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252071232
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The author's exploration of the causes and effects of the ever-lowering age of teenage parents among poor black youths finds that the growing trend toward early motherhood is a result of a deliberate choice, rather than a lack of birth ...

Tapping Into The Wire

Author: Peter L. Beilenson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421407612
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I hope the readers of this intriguing book really 'feel' the problems that are highlighted and emerge committed to change."—Michael Kenneth Williams, actor, The Wire