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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Gold, Steven J. (Steven James).
Store in the hood.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2010
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Steven J Gold
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 317 p.) : ill.|
Black entrepreneurship from 1900 until 1935 --
Immigrant entrepreneurs: relations with customers in the early 20th century --
The fate of minority merchants during depression and war --
Government policy, ghettos, and merchant/customer conflict after WWII --
Demographic change and urban transformation: interactions between immigrant business owners and customers, 1970 to 2005 --
The informal economy as a site of competition between disadvantaged populations and ethnic merchants --
Ethnic merchants in a Black majority city: the case of Detroit --
Social inequality and merchant-customer conflicts.
|Responsibility:||Steven J. Gold.|
The story of ethnics and enterprise captures both the American dream and the American nightmare, since the same people who seem to be pulling themselves up by their bootstraps, seem to also find