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L.A. City Limits

African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present (George Gund Foundation Imprint in African American Studies)

by Josh Sides

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Black studies,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • California,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • History / General,
  • History - General History,
  • 20th century,
  • African Americans,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • Social conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7712216M
    ISBN 100520248309
    ISBN 109780520248304

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City Limits African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present. by Josh Sides (Author) June ; First Edition; Paperback $, £ eBook $, £; Courses African American History; Endowments George Gund Foundation Imprint in African American Studies; Title Details.

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A clear-eyed and compelling look at black struggles for equality in L.A.'s neighborhoods, schools, and workplaces from the Great Depression to our day, L.A. City Limits critically refocuses the ongoing debate about the origins of America's racial and urban nging previous analysts' near-exclusive focus on northern "rust-belt" cities.

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The "city limits" in the title of Josh Sides's re‐ cent work on the Los Angeles black community gives readers a glimpse into the book's larger ar‐ gument, namely, that life in the city perpetuated the limitations found in the rural South.

Through‐ out the twentieth century, African Americans thought they were abandoning the bigotry and. A clear-eyed and compelling look at black struggles for equality in L.A.’s neighborhoods, schools, and workplaces from the Great Depression to our day, L.A.

City Limits critically refocuses the ongoing debate about the origins of America’s racial and urban crisis. Sides begins L.A. City Limits by introducing the Great Migration from the early s through the s, as African Americans migrated from Louisiana and Texas. He explores the growth, development, and sustainment of the Los Angeles African American community as compared to the nation as a whole, both in the north and the south.

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By Josh Sides. University of California Press. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: L.A. city limits: African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the present / Bibliographic Details; Main Author: Sides, Josh, Format: Book: Language: English: Published: Berkeley: University of California Press, c Subjects.Los Angeles (/ l ɔː s ˈ æ n dʒ ə l ə s / (); Spanish: Los Ángeles; Spanish for 'The Angels'), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the largest city in an estimated population of nearly four million people, it is the country's second most populous city (after New York City) and the third most populous city in North America (after County: Los Angeles.L.A.

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