How Racism Takes Place

How Racism Takes Place

by George Lipsitz
     
 

ISBN-10: 1439902550

ISBN-13: 9781439902554

Pub. Date: 03/11/2011

Publisher: Temple University Press

How racism shapes urban spaces and how African Americans create vibrant communities that offer models for more equitable social arrangements

Overview

How racism shapes urban spaces and how African Americans create vibrant communities that offer models for more equitable social arrangements

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439902554
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
03/11/2011
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. "Race, Place, and Power"

1. The White Spatial Imaginary 36-76

2. The Black Spatial Imaginary 77-107

3. Space, Sports, and Spectatorship in St. Louis 108-144

4. The Crime The Wire Couldn’t Name. Social Decay and Cynical Detachment in Baltimore 145-175

5. Horace Tapscott and the World Stage in Los Angeles 195- 225

6. John Biggers and Project Row Houses in Houston” 226-255

7. “Betye Saar’s Los Angeles and Paule Marshall’s Brooklyn” 256-293

8. “Something Left to Love. Lorraine Hansberry’s Chicago” 294-324

9. New Orleans Today. We Know This Place 325-370

10. A Place Where Everybody Is Somebody 371-399

Acknowledgments

Index

 

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