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Racial democracy and the black metropolis 1 edition

Racial democracy and the black metropolis
Preston H. Smith

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Racial democracy and the black metropolis
housing policy in postwar Chicago
Preston H. Smith II

Published 2012 by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Black civic ideology and political economy in postwar Chicago
Racial democracy and the case for public housing
Black factions contesting public housing
Fighting "negro clearance" : black elites and urban redevelopment policy
From negro clearance to negro containment : displacement and relocation in a dual housing market
Black redevelopment and negro conservation
Racial violence and the crisis of black elite leadership
From restrictive covenants to occupancy standards : class and racial democracy
Selling the negro housing market
Self-help and the black real estate industry

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HD7288.72.U52 S65 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9780816637027, 9780816637034
LC Control Number

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