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The legend of black mecca : politics and class in the making of modern Atlanta

Author: Maurice J Hobson
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hobson, Maurice J.
Legend of black mecca.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2017002265
(OCoLC)970604371
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice J Hobson
ISBN: 9781469635361 1469635364 9781469635378 1469635372
OCLC Number: 1005354174
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Building black Atlanta and the dialectics of the black mecca --
The brawn of the black mecca and the black New South: Maynard Jackson, racial symbolism, and economic realities --
The sorrow of a city: collisions in class and counter narratives through the Atlanta youth murders --
The bravado of the black mecca and blackness abroad: Andrew Young and black international citizenship --
Speaking to the spirit of the games: Atlanta's rise to Olympic city --
The sound of the fury: the Olympic city through the prism of black Atlanta's expressive culture.
Responsibility: Maurice J. Hobson.

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Provides a necessary counter to the standard narrative of modern Atlanta.--Choice Provides an intriguing look at a group of people who are typically left out of conversations about Atlanta's past and Read more...

 
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