Black Violence: Political Impact of the 1960s Riots

Black Violence: Political Impact of the 1960s Riots

by James W. Button


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691616179
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 03/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library , #1664
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Contents, pg. v
  • List of Tables, pg. viii
  • List of Diagrams, pg. x
  • Preface, pg. xi
  • List of Abbreviations, pg. xiii
  • CHAPTER I. The Urban Riots as Collective Violence: What Were the Political Consequences?, pg. 1
  • CHAPTER II. OEO: The "Fire-Brigade" Approach to Riots, pg. 24
  • CHAPTER III. HUD and HEW: The Case of Moderate Response, pg. 58
  • CHAPTER IV. Justice and Defense: From Riot Prevention to Riot Control, pg. 107
  • CHAPTER V. Toward a Theory of the Political Impact of Collective Violence, pg. 156
  • Appendix 1, pg. 180
  • Appendix 2, pg. 192
  • Appendix 3, pg. 196
  • Notes, pg. 199
  • Selected Bibliography, pg. 232
  • Index, pg. 241

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