Race for profit : how banks and the realestate industry undermined Black homeownership (eBook, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Race for profit : how banks and the realestate industry undermined Black homeownership

Author: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2019] ©2019
Series: Justice, power, and politics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor offers a ... chronicle of the twilight of redlining and the introduction of conventional real estate practices into the Black urban market, uncovering a transition from racist exclusion to predatory inclusion. Widespread access to mortgages across the United States after World War II cemented homeownership as fundamental to conceptions of citizenship and belonging. African Americans had long  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
e-books
History
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
ISBN: 1469653664 9781469653662 9781469653679 1469653672 9781469653686 1469653680
OCLC Number: 1144738770
Awards: Commended for Pulitzer Prize (History) 2020
Short-listed for National Book Awards (Nonfiction) 2019
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (349 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Unfair housing --
The business of the urban housing crisis --
Forced integration --
Let the buyer beware --
Unsophisticated buyers --
The urbancrisis is over, long live the urban crisis.
Series Title: Justice, power, and politics.
Responsibility: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.

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Offers a damning chronicle of the twilight of redlining and the introduction of conventional real estate practices into the Black urban market, uncovering a transition from racist exclusion to  Read more...

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