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A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City

Author: Robert E Gutsche, Jr.
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book looks at the movement of urban American Blacks into the Midwest through the experience of Iowa City, a town desperately trying to redefine itself. Pressing questions have plagued the community for decades: Why are people from Chicago coming here? Who gets to define community identity? Who makes decisions on housing, employment and education?"--
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Gutsche, Jr.
ISBN: 9780786473670 0786473673
OCLC Number: 869265490
Description: x, 226 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Welcome to the rural ghetto : "Southeast Side" as "Little Chicago" --
How news explains everyday life --
Place and its purpose --
Building the ghetto : reading news as cultural mortar --
News of "The Inner City" : racializing the Southeast Side --
What's the Southeast Side? : using mental mapping to construct place --
Whose Southeast Side? : mapping place --
The subtle power of the press : place and its ideological function --
School news : press constructions of schools-as-place --
Conclusion: On the role of news, place and being human --
Epilogue: Beyond the Southeast Side : news place-making elsewhere.
Responsibility: Robert E. Gutsche, Jr.

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Examines the movement of urban blacks into small-city America through the experience of Iowa City, a town desperately trying to redefine itself. This book examines how ever-diversifying small cities  Read more...

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