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The Politics of Public Housing: Black Women's Struggles Against Urban Inequality

by Rhonda Y. Williams
Format
Book
Published
New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Language
English
Series
Transgressing Boundaries
ISBN
0195158903
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Table of contents
Contents
  • Creating "a little heaven for poor people": decent housing and respectable communities
  • "A woman can understand": dissidence in 1940s' public housing
  • Shifting landscapes in postwar Baltimore
  • "When then came the change": the fight against disrepute
  • "An awakening giant": the search for poor people's political power
  • "Sunlight at early dawn": economic struggles, public housing and welfare rights.
Description
xiii, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-295) and index.
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