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Black Los Angeles : American dreams and racial realities

Author: Darnell M Hunt; Ana-Christina Ramón
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Understanding the past, present, and future of black life in Los Angeles.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darnell M Hunt; Ana-Christina Ramón
ISBN: 9780814737347 081473734X 9780814737354 0814737358
OCLC Number: 477268823
Description: vii, 439 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Race, space, and the evolution of Black Los Angeles / Paul Robinson --
From Central Avenue to Leimert Park : the shifting center of Black Los Angeles / Reginald Chapple --
The decline of a Black community by the sea : demographic and political changes in Oakwood / Andrew Deener --
"Blowing up" at Project Blowed : rap dreams and young Black men / Jooyoung Lee --
Out of the void : street gangs in Black Los Angeles / Alex Alonso --
Imprisoning the family : incarceration in Black Los Angeles / M. Belinda Tucker [and others] --
Black and gay in LA : the relationships Black lesbians and gay men have to their racial and religious communities / Mignon Moore --
Looking for the 'hood and finding community : South Central, race, and media / Dionne Bennett --
Playing "ghetto" : Black actors, stereotypes, and authenticity / Nancy Wang Yuen --
Before and after Watts : Black art in Los Angeles / Paul Von Blum --
SOLAR : the history of the sounds of Los Angeles records / Scot Brown --
Killing "Killer King" : The Los Angeles Times and a "troubled" hospital in the 'hood / Darnell Hunt and Ana-Christina Ramón --
Bass to bass : relative freedom and womanist leadership in Black Los Angeles / Melina Abdullah and Regina Freer --
Concerned citizens : environmental (in)justice in Black Los Angeles / Sonya Winton --
A common project for a just society : Black labor in Los Angeles / Edna Bonacich [and others] --
Reclaiming UCLA : the education crisis in Black Los Angeles / Ana-Christina Ramón and Darnell Hunt.
Responsibility: edited by Darnell Hunt and Ana-Christina Ramón.

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"A true masterwork of urban studies. Taken together, these wide-ranging, diverse, original essays significantly expand our understanding of the African-American experience in Los Angeles. With Read more...

 
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