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Hate thy neighbor : move-in violence and the persistence of racial segregation in American housing

Autore: Jeannine Bell
Editore: New York : New York University Press, [2013]
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Despite increasing racial tolerance and national diversity, neighborhood segregation remains a very real problem in cities across America. Scholars, government officials, and the general public have long attempted to understand why segregation persists despite efforts to combat it, traditionally focusing on the issue of "white flight," or the idea that white residents will move to other areas if their neighborhood  Per saperne di più…
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Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Jeannine Bell
ISBN: 9780814791448 0814791441 9780814760222 0814760228
Numero OCLC: 823742290
Descrizione: x, 249 pages : charts, maps ; 24 cm
Contenuti: Violence and the neighborhood color line --
The roots of contemporary move-in violence --
The contemporary dynamics of move-in violence --
Anti-integrationist violence and the tolerance-violence paradox --
Racism or power? : explaining perpetrator motivation in interethnic cases --
When class trumps race: explaining perpetrator motivation in interclass cases --
Responding to neighborhood hate crimes --
The reality of anti-integrationist violence and prospects for integration.
Responsabilità: Jeannine Bell.

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Enhances our understanding of how prevalent segregation and hate-crime remain, and offers insightful analysis of a complex mix of remedies that can work to address this difficult problem  Per saperne di più…

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"Hate They Neighbor shows in devastating detail the rise and persistence of tactics for preventing residential racial integration, starting in the 20th century and continuing into the present. Per saperne di più…

 
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