African-American Mayors by Jeffrey S. Adler
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African-American Mayors
By Jeffrey S. Adler

African-American Mayors

Race, Politics, and the American City

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African-American Mayors by Jeffrey S. Adler

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How African-American mayors of major cities from Los Angeles to New York and Detroit to New Orleans met the post-election challenges of decaying inner cities, white flight, entrenched local power structures, and multiple demands from their diverse constituencies.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780252072604
ISBN-10: 025207260X
Format: Paperback
(5830mm x 3895mm x 18mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: University of Illinois Press
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Jeffrey S. Adler

First in Violence, Deepest in Dirt by Jeffrey S. Adler First in Violence, Deepest in Dirt, Hardback (March 2006)

Examines the ways in which industrialization, immigration, poverty, ethnic and racial conflict, and powerful cultural forces reshaped city life and generated soaring levels of lethal violence. This book offers a dramatic portrait of Chicago during a period in which the characteristic elements of modern homicide in America emerged.

Yankee Merchants and the Making of the Urban West by Jeffrey S. Adler Yankee Merchants and the Making of the Urban West, Paperback (September 2002)

How conflict sparked by the debate over the future of slavery remade the urban West.

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