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Author Wilson, William J., 1935-
Title The declining significance of race : Blacks and changing American institutions / William Julius Wilson.
Published Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  E185 .W73 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition Third edition.
Description xii, 271 pages ; 22 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-261) and index.
Contents From racial oppression to economic class subordination -- Slavery and plantation hegemony -- Segregation and the rise of the white working class -- Industrial expansion and dispersed racial conflict -- Modern industrialization and the alteration of competitive race relations -- Protests, politics, and the changing black class structure -- The declining significance of race -- Epilogue: race, class, and public policy -- Afterword: the declining significance of race, revisited and revised.
Subject United States -- Race relations.
African Americans -- Economic conditions.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
ISBN 0226901416 (paperback)
9780226901411 (paperback)
Standard # 40021084013
OCLC number 757838409