The Contested Murder Of Latasha Harlins

Author: Brenda Stevenson
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199944571
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In this book, Stevenson explores the long-simmering resentment within LA's black community that ultimately erupted in April 1992 by focusing on an preceding event that encapsulated the growing racial and social polarization in the city over ...

Race Space And Riots In Chicago New York And Los Angeles

Author: Janet L. Abu-Lughod
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780199936557
Size: 36.96 MB
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Race, Space, and Riots in Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles weaves together historical narratives of major riots with the changing contexts in which they have occurred to show how urban space, politics, and economic conditions - not simply ...

Life In Black And White

Author: Brenda E. Stevenson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199923647
Size: 28.40 MB
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Life in Black and White provides a panoramic portrait of family and community life in and around Loudoun County, Virginia--weaving the fascinating personal stories of planters and slaves, of free blacks and poor-to-middling whites, into a ...

Sister Aimee

Author: Daniel Mark Epstein
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156000932
Size: 37.35 MB
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Sister Aimee is the story of a unique woman; of the power of passion that rejects compromise and a faith that will not be shaken. But it is also the story of the price of fame.

Blue Dreams

Author: Nancy Abelmann
Publisher: Harvard Univ Pr
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Are they in conflict with African Americans? These are among the many difficult questions the authors answer as they probe the transnational roots and diversity of Los Angeles's Korean Americans.

What Is Slavery

Author: Brenda E. Stevenson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 074569585X
Size: 48.52 MB
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For those who are looking for a concise and comprehensive treatment of such topics as slave labor, culture, resistance, family and gender relations, the domestic slave trade, the regionalization of the institution in the expanding southern ...

Concrete Demands

Author: Rhonda Y. Williams
ISBN: 9780415801423
Size: 23.78 MB
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"In Concrete Demands, Rhonda Y. Williams provides a rich, deeply researched history which shows that the Black Power movement that emerged in the 1960s had long roots going back to the early 20th century.

The Condemnation Of Blackness

Author: Khalil Gibran Muhammad
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674054326
Size: 40.60 MB
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Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this fascinating book reveals the influence such ideas have had on ...