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|Description:||xii, 353 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||Civil rights, economics, and the American South --
The political economy of the Jim Crow South --
Southern business and public accommodations : an economic-historical paradox --
Desegregating southern labor markets --
The economics of southern school desegregation --
The economic consequences of voting rights --
The downside of the civil rights revolution --
Civil rights economics : historical context and lessons.
"Sharing the Prize" is an exceptionally rich study of the civil rights revolution in the American South and will immediately become "the" book on its economic dimensions.--Peter A. Coclanis,
- Civil rights movements -- Economic aspects -- Southern States.
- Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
- African Americans -- Southern States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
- Segregation -- Economic aspects -- Southern States.
- Southern States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.