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 ...

Federalism And The Origins Of The Urban Crisis

Author: Katherine M. Johnson
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"Small Property Holders and the Great Strike of 1877: Railroads, City Streets, and
the Middle Classes" Journal of Urban History. Vol.21, no. 6. pp. 741-763. Strange
, Susan. (1986). Casino Capitalism. New York: Basil Blackwell Sugrue, Thomas J
. (1996). The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit.
Princeton: Princeton University Press. Summers, A. A. and P. D. Linneman (1991)
. Patterns and Processes of Employment and Population Decentralization in the ...

Not Even Past

Author: Thomas J. Sugrue
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400834198
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In fact, it isn't even past." In Not Even Past, award-winning historian Thomas Sugrue examines the paradox of race in Obama's America and how President Obama intends to deal with it.

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 Segregating City

Author: David J. Merkowitz
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was America's first great city, but it fell on especially hard times after the mid-1960s.

A Century In Books

Author: Staff Princetonuniversity Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691122922
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... Thomas Sugrue's The Origins of the Urban Crisis offered a bold new way of
thinking about the causes of urban poverty in the United States. Using Detroit as
a symbol of America's troubled cities and as a lens through which to examine this
crisis, Sugrue asked why this and other industrial cities had become sites of
persistent racial- ized poverty. He challenged the conventional wisdom that
urban decline was the result of failed social programs and racial fissures of the
1960s. Instead ...