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Author Lands, LeeAnn, 1967-

Title The culture of property : race, class, and housing landscapes in Atlanta, 1880-1950 / LeeAnn Lands

Publ Info Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2009]
2009
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 RWU Main Library  HD7304.A7 L36 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 295 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Politics and culture in the twentieth-century South
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-280) and index
Contents Housing the city, 1865 to 1910 -- Atlanta, park-neighborhoods, and the new urban aesthetic, 1880 to 1917 -- A city divided, 1910 to 1917 -- Homeownership and park-neighborhood ideology, 1910 to 1933 -- Exclusion and park-neighborhood building, 1922 to 1929 -- Park-neighborhoods, federal policy, and housing geographies, 1933 to 1950 -- White property and homeowner privilege
LC subject Housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Home ownership -- Social aspects -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Homeowners -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Social conditions
Social classes -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Discrimination in housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Whites -- Housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
African Americans -- Housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations -- History
ISBN 9780820329796 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0820329797 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780820333922 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0820333921 (pbk. : alk. paper)