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Black Picket Fences Second Edition

Pub Date : 2013-07-02 | Author : Mary Pattillo | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226021225
ISBN 13 : 022602122X

First published in 1999, Mary Pattillo’s Black Picket Fences explores an American demographic group too often ignored by both scholars and the media: the black middle class. Near..

Black On The Block

Pub Date : 2008-07-18 | Author : Mary Pattillo | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226649337
ISBN 13 : 0226649334

In Black on the Block, Mary Pattillo—a Newsweek Woman of the 21st Century—uses the historic rise, alarming fall, and equally dramatic renewal of Chicago’s North Kenwood–Oak..

Blue Chip Black

Pub Date : 2007-07-03 | Author : Karyn R. Lacy | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520251168
ISBN 13 : 0520251164

"Blue-Chip Black expertly captures the diversity among African Americans, and particularly among African Americans in the middle class. Lacy's exploration of how black families neg..

White Picket Fences

Pub Date : 2018-10-02 | Author : Amy Julia Becker | Publisher : NavPress

ISBN 10 : 9781631469220
ISBN 13 : 1631469223

A Gentle Invitation into the Challenging Topic of Privilege The notion that some might have it better than others, for no good reason, offends our sensibilities. Yet, until we talk..

Planning Chicago

Pub Date : 2017-11-08 | Author : Bradford D Hunt | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351177474
ISBN 13 : 1351177478

In this volume the authors tell the real stories of the planners, politicians, and everyday people who shaped contemporary Chicago, starting in 1958, early in the Richard J. Daley ..