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1 The Roots of Contemporary Move-In Violence

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the year when the Fair Housing Act was passed, describing the relatively uncontroversial interracial neighborhoods in both the North and the South before and after the Civil ... More


The Roots of Contemporary Move-In Violence

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the year when the Fair Housing Act was passed, describing the relatively uncontroversial interracial neighborhoods in both the North and the South before and after the Civil ... More


The Parkmont Environment

Rachael A. Woldoff

in White Flight/Black Flight: The Dynamics of Racial Change in an American Neighborhood

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449185
eISBN:
9780801461033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449185.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter provides a portrait of Parkmont in order to show how white neighborhoods change into black neighborhoods—that is, the transformation of white flight into black flight. It first considers ... More


5 When Class Trumps Race: Explaining Perpetrator Motivation in Interclass Cases

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines anti-integrationist violence in context of socioeconomic status, or class. Many incidents of anti-integrationist violence had occurred in working-class white neighborhoods, ... More


Anti-Integrationist Violence and the Tolerance-Violence Paradox

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses the tolerance–violence paradox: how systematic, violent expressions of racism persist in a society marked by increasing tolerance and racial diversity. Violent crimes directed ... More


When Class Trumps Race: Explaining Perpetrator Motivation in Interclass Cases

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines anti-integrationist violence in context of socioeconomic status, or class. Many incidents of anti-integrationist violence had occurred in working-class white neighborhoods, such ... More


3 Anti-Integrationist Violence and the Tolerance-Violence Paradox

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses the tolerance–violence paradox: how systematic, violent expressions of racism persist in a society marked by increasing tolerance and racial diversity. Violent crimes directed ... More


Pushing Puerto Ricans Around: Urban Renewal, Race, and Neighborhood Change

Lilia Fernandez

in Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226244259
eISBN:
9780226244280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226244280.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

When Puerto Ricans moved into the blue-collar white neighborhoods, they started a process meant to assign them a place in the local social order. European immigrants had successfully assimilated ... More


What Happens to a Neighborhood after White Flight?

Rachael A. Woldoff

in White Flight/Black Flight: The Dynamics of Racial Change in an American Neighborhood

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449185
eISBN:
9780801461033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449185.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book explores the ramifications of white flight for race and culture by presenting an ethnographic study of Parkmont, a modern community in a northeastern U.S. city. Settled in the late 1940s as ... More


Introduction: Violence and the Neighborhood Color Line

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This introductory chapter discusses the overall level of racial segregation of housing in the United States. Data from the 2010 census indicate that the “average” whites live in a neighborhood that ... More


Introduction: Violence and the Neighborhood Color Line

Jeannine Bell

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

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This introductory chapter discusses the overall level of racial segregation of housing in the United States. Data from the 2010 census indicate that the “average” whites live in a neighborhood that ... More


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