Race, Space, and Riots in Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles (DOWNLOAD)
Cusing on the similarities and differences in each city identifying the uniue and persisting issues and evaluating in each city identifying the uniue and persisting issues and "evaluating ways political leaders law enforcement and the local political culture have either defused or exacerbated urban " ways political leaders law enforcement and the local political culture have either defused or exacerbated urban this book points the way toward alleviating long standing ethnic and racial tensionsA masterful analysis from a renowned urbanist Race Space and Riots in Chicago New York and Los Angeles offers a deeper understanding of past and future urban race relations while emphasizing that until persistent racial and economic ineualities are meaningfully resolved the tensions leading to racial violence will continue to exist in America's cities and betray our professed democratic value.
Free download Ì eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ê Janet L. Abu-LughodAmerican society has been long plagued by cycles of racial violence most dramatically in the 1960s when hundreds of ghetto uprisings erupted across American cities Though the larger underlying causes of contentious race relations have remained the same the lethality intensity and outcomes of these urban rebellions have varied widely What accounts for these differences And what lessons can be learned that might reduce the destructive effects of riots and move race relations forwardThis impressive meticulously detailed study is the first attempt to compare six Major Race Riots That race riots that in the three largest American urban areas during the course of the twentieth century in Chicago 1919 and 1968; in New Yo. Rk in 19351943 and 1964; and in Los Angeles in 1965 and 1992
Race Space And RiotsSpace and Riots Chicago New York and Los Angeles weaves together detailed narratives of each riot placing them in their changing historical contexts and showing how urban space political regimes and economic conditions not simply an abstract race conflict have structured the nature and extent of urban rebellions Building on her previous groundbreaking comparative history of these three cities Janet Abu Lughod draws upon archival research primary sources previous groundbreaking comparative history of these three "Cities Janet Abu Lughod "Janet Abu Lughod upon archival research primary sources studies and personal observations to reconstruct events especially for the 1964 Harlem Bedford Stuyvesant uprising and Chicago's 1968 riots where no documented studies are available By fo. .