Black Silent Majority

Author: Michael Javen Fortner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674743997
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Michael Javen Fortner shows that in the 1970s these punitive policies toward addicts and pushers enjoyed the support of many working-class and middle-class blacks, angry about the chaos in their own neighborhoods.

Black Silent Majority

Author: Michael Javen Fortner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674496108
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Michael Javen Fortner shows that in the 1970s these punitive policies toward addicts and pushers enjoyed the support of many working-class and middle-class blacks, angry about the chaos in their own neighborhoods.

Black Silent Majority

Author: Michael Javen Fortner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674743997
Size: 62.18 MB
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Michael Javen Fortner shows that in the 1970s these punitive policies toward addicts and pushers enjoyed the support of many working-class and middle-class blacks, angry about the chaos in their own neighborhoods.

Urban Citizenship And American Democracy

Author: Amy Bridges
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438461011
Size: 63.18 MB
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Written by both urban and nonurban scholars using a variety of methodological approaches, the book examines urban citizenship within particular historical, social, and policy contexts, including issues of political participation, public ...

Colored Amazons

Author: Kali N. Gross
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822387700
Size: 61.13 MB
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Providing an overview of Philadelphia’s black women criminals, she describes the women’s work, housing, and leisure activities and their social position in relation to the city’s native-born whites, European immigrants, and elite and ...

The Great White Way

Author: Warren Hoffman
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813563364
Size: 56.18 MB
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The Great White Way is the first book to reveal the racial politics, content, and subtexts that have haunted musicals for almost one hundred years from Show Boat (1927) to The Scottsboro Boys (2011).

The Loneliness Of The Black Republican

Author: Leah Wright Rigueur
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400852439
Size: 29.88 MB
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The Loneliness of the Black Republican provides a new understanding of the interaction between African Americans and the Republican Party, and the seemingly incongruous intersection of civil rights and American conservatism.

The Condemnation Of Blackness

Author: Khalil Gibran Muhammad
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674062116
Size: 56.44 MB
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In this illuminating book, Muhammad shifts our attention to the urban North as a crucial but overlooked site for the production and dissemination of those ideas and practices.

Arrested Justice

Author: Beth E. Richie
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814708226
Size: 47.45 MB
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Through the compelling stories of Black women who have been most affected by racism, persistent poverty, class inequality, limited access to support resources or institutions, Beth E. Richie shows that the threat of violence to Black women ...

Whose Child Am I

Author: Susan J. Terrio
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520961447
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This book shows how the U.S. government got into the business of detaining children and what we can learn from this troubled history.