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Author Lipsitz, George

Title How racism takes place / George Lipsitz

Publ Info Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  E185.615 .L5765 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  E185.615 .L5765 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E185.615 .L5765 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 310 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Race, place, and power -- Social imaginaries and social relations -- The white spatial imaginary -- The Black spatial imaginary -- Spectatorship and citizenship -- Space, sports, and spectatorship in St. Louis -- The crime The wire couldn't name : social decay and cynical detachment in Baltimore -- A bridge for this book -- Weapons of the weak and weapons of the strong -- Visible archives -- Horace Tapscott and the world stage in Los Angeles -- John Biggers and project row houses in Houston -- Invisible archives -- Betye Saar's Los Angeles and Paule Marshall's Brooklyn -- Something left to love : Lorraine Hansberry's Chicago -- Race and place today -- New Orleans today : we know this place -- A place where everybody is somebody
LC subject United States -- Race relations
United States -- Social conditions
Racism -- Economic aspects -- United States
Income distribution -- United States
African Americans -- Social conditions
African Americans -- Economic conditions
Human geography -- United States
ISBN 9781439902554 (cloth : alk. paper)
1439902550 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781439902561 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1439902569 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781439902578 (e-book)
1439902577 (e-book)