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Author Pietila, Antero, 1943-

Title Not in my neighborhood : how bigotry shaped a great American city / Antero Pietila.

Publication Info. Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2010.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  305.8009 PIE    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface: Harlem on my mind -- pt. 1. 1910-1944 : a White man's city -- 1910 -- Good government -- Race science -- Segregation by collusion -- Mapping bigotry -- The good war -- pt. 2. 1944-1968 : Blacks next door -- Crossing Fulton Avenue -- Covenants crumble -- Fighting anti-Semitism -- A brotherhood of profit -- Ordinary lives -- Uneasy allies -- From dream to nightmare -- pt. 3. 1968-2000 : the noose -- Exiting the city -- Metropolis -- Persistent patterns -- Epilogue: An American dilemma.
Subject Racism -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
Antisemitism -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Segregation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
Discrimination in housing -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9781566638432 (cloth) (alkaline paper)
1566638437 (cloth) (alkaline paper)

 
    
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