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Creekridge Park in Black and Brown

Sarah Mayorga-Gallo

in Behind the White Picket Fence: Power and Privilege in a Multiethnic Neighborhood

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469618630
eISBN:
9781469618654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469618630.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter highlights events and experiences in the lives of the Black and Latino residents in Creekridge Park and compares them to narratives from White residents. It cites the similarities and ... More


Hate Thy Neighbor: Move-In Violence and the Persistence of Racial Segregation in American Housing

Jeannine Bell

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Despite increasing racial tolerance and national diversity, neighborhood segregation remains a very real problem in cities across America. Scholars, government officials, and the general public have ... More


The eighteenth-century West Indies

Douglas J. Hamilton

in Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World 1750–1820

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071829
eISBN:
9781781702321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071829.003.0003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter discusses social problems in the West Indies during the second half of the eighteenth century. Just as Scotland experienced great challenges and stresses in the second half of the ... More


Historically Black: Imagining Community in a Black Historic District

Mieka Brand Polanco

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762882
eISBN:
9780814724743
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762882.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This book examines the concept of community in the United States: how communities are experienced and understood, the complex relationship between human beings and their social and physical ... More


Digging up Some Liberals

Jill Ogline Titus

in Brown's Battleground: Students, Segregationists, and the Struggle for Justice in Prince Edward County, Virginia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835074
eISBN:
9781469602455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869369_titus.9
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on the group of white residents committed to the eventual reopening of the Prince Edward public schools who emerged from a semi-secret meeting at former school board chairman ... More


The Antibusing Spectrum: Moderation and Compliance

Ronald P. Formisano

in Boston Against Busing: Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the 1960s and 1970s

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807855263
eISBN:
9781469602325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869703_formisano.9
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter shows that most white residents of Boston, and particularly most white parents of schoolchildren, were overwhelmingly antibusing in some way. Some fought the court orders in the ranks of ... More


Introduction

Emily Margaretten

in Street Life under a Roof: Youth Homelessness in South Africa

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039607
eISBN:
9780252097690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039607.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter presents ethnographic vignettes to demonstrate the institutional inequalities and interpersonal abuses characterizing the lived experiences of youth homelessness in South ... More


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