The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life

The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life

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by Elijah Anderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393340511

ISBN-13: 9780393340518

Pub. Date: 03/12/2012

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

An acclaimed sociologist illuminates the public life of an American city, offering a major reinterpretation of the racial dynamics in America.
Elijah Anderson, called "one of our best urban ethnographers" by the New York Times Book Review, introduces the concept of the "cosmopolitan canopy": the urban islands of civility amid segregated ghettos, suburbs, and

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An acclaimed sociologist illuminates the public life of an American city, offering a major reinterpretation of the racial dynamics in America.
Elijah Anderson, called "one of our best urban ethnographers" by the New York Times Book Review, introduces the concept of the "cosmopolitan canopy": the urban islands of civility amid segregated ghettos, suburbs, and ethnic enclaves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393340518
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/12/2012
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
308,006
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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