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Black and brown in Los Angeles : beyond conflict and coalition

Author: Josh Kun
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Univ. of California Press, 2014.
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Focuses on the range of relationships and interactions between Latinas/os and African Americans in one of the most diverse cities in the United States. This book delivers supporting evidence that Los  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Kun
ISBN: 9780520275591 0520275594 9780520275607 0520275608
OCLC Number: 881854292
Description: XI, 406 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten
Contents: List of Illustrations List of Tables Introduction Josh Kun and Laura Pulido PART ONE. THE ECONOMICS OF PEOPLE AND PLACES 1. Keeping It Real: Demographic Change, Economic Conflict, and Interethnic Organizing for Social Justice in Los Angeles Manuel Pastor 2. Banking on the Community: Mexican Immigrants' Experiences in a Historically African American Bank in South Central Los Angeles, 1970--2007 Abigail Rosas 3. Black Views toward Proposed Undocumented Immigration Policies: The Role of Stereotypes and Economic Competition Lorrie Frasure-Yokley and Stacey Greene PART TWO. URBAN HISTORIES 4. The Changing Valence of White Racial Innocence: Black-Brown Unity in the 1970s Los Angeles School Desegregation Struggles Daniel Martinez HoSang 5. Fighting the Segregation Amendment: Black and Mexican American Responses to Proposition 14 in Los Angeles Max Felker-Kantor 6. The Politics of Low and Slow/Bajito y Suavecito: Black and Chicano Lowriders in Los Angeles, from the 1960s through the 1970s Denise M. Sandoval PART THREE. COMMUNITY LIFE AND POLITICS 7. Rainbow Coalition in the Golden State? Exposing Myths, Uncovering New Realities in Latino Attitudes toward Blacks Matt A. Barreto, Benjamin F. Gonzalez, and Gabriel R. Sanchez 8. Race and the L.A. Human: Race Relations and Violence in Globalized Los Angeles Ofelia Ortiz Cuevas PART FOUR. REPORTING BLACK AND BROWN L.A.: A JOURNALIST'S VIEW 9. More Than Just the Latinos-Next-Door; Piercing Black Silence on Immigration; and Plugging Immigration's Drain on Black Employment Erin Aubry Kaplan 10. Race, Real Estate, and the Mexican Mafia: A Report from the Black and Latino Killing Fields Sam Quinones PART FIVE. CITY CULTURES 11. Landscapes of Black and Brown Los Angeles: A Photo Essay Wendy Cheng 12. Spatial Entitlement: Race, Displacement, and Sonic Reclamation in Postwar Los Angeles Gaye Theresa Johnson 13. On Fallen Nature and the Two Cities Nery Gabriel Lemus 14. "Just Win, Baby!" The Raider Nation and Second Chances for Black and Brown L.A. Priscilla Leiva 15. What Is an MC If He Can't Rap to Banda? Making Music in Nuevo L.A. Josh Kun List of Contributors Index
Responsibility: ed. by Josh Kun and Laura Pulido.


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