The Condemnation of Blackness

Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN-13 : 0674238141

Page : 416 pages

Rating : 4.5/5 from 141 voters

Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this fascinating book reveals the influence such ideas have had on urban development and social policies.

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