Race, space, and riots in Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles

Janet Abu-Lughod weaves together detailed narratives of major riots with the changing contexts in which they have occurred to show how urban space, political regimes, and economic conditions - not simply an abstract 'race conflict' - all structure the nature and extent of urban rebellions

Main Author: Abu-Lughod, Janet L.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2007, 2007
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Summary:Janet Abu-Lughod weaves together detailed narratives of major riots with the changing contexts in which they have occurred to show how urban space, political regimes, and economic conditions - not simply an abstract 'race conflict' - all structure the nature and extent of urban rebellions
Physical Description:xiv, 344 p. ill., maps
ISBN:9780199944057
0199944059