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Author Gold, Steven J. (Steven James)

Title The store in the hood : a century of ethnic business and conflict / Steven J. Gold

Publ Info Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2010]
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Descript x, 317 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Black entrepreneurship from 1900 until 1935 -- Immigrant entrepreneurs : relations with customers in the early 20th century -- The fate of minority merchants during depression and war -- Government policy, ghettos, and merchant/customer conflict after WWII -- Demographic change and urban transformation : interactions between immigrant business owners and customers, 1970 to 2005 -- The informal economy as a site of competition between disadvantaged populations and ethnic merchants -- Ethnic merchants in a Black majority city : the case of Detroit -- Social inequality and merchant-customer conflicts
LC subject Minority business enterprises -- United States -- History
Small business -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
Customer relations -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
United States -- Race relations
ISBN 9781442206236 (cloth : alk. paper)
1442206233 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781442206250 (electronic)
144220625X (electronic)