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Streetwise
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Elijah Anderson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-09 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

In a powerful, revealing portrait of city life, Anderson explores the dilemma of both blacks and whites, the underclass and the middle class, caught up in the new struggle not only for common ground—prime real estate in a racially changing neighborhood—but for shared moral community. Blacks and whites from a
Encyclopedia of Community
Language: en
Pages: 1839
Authors: DAVID LEVINSON, KAREN CHRISTENSEN
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-30 - Publisher: SAGE

"This encyclopedia is a welcome exploration of the great variety of social networks that human beings create and participate in. Interdisciplinary in scope, the set includes contributions from some of the foremost scholars studying community today. Appendixes include an extensive bibliography, a collection of resources guides, an annotated guide to
Race, Class, and the Struggle for Neighborhood in Washington, DC
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nelson F. Kofie
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-17 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Race, Class, and the Postindustrial City
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Frank Harold Wilson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

An overview and critical appraisal of the work of influential sociologist and public intellectual William Julius Wilson.
The Community in Urban Society
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Larry Lyon, Robyn Driskell
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-16 - Publisher: Waveland Press

The community is more than an abstract object of theoretical inquiry. It is also a place where people live. It is difficult to determine where community research and theory merge, because the community is a unique place where theory and the real world come together. Local conditions change and new