Cusing on the similarities and differences in ach city identifying the uniue and persisting issues and Cabaret: A Roman Riddle evaluating the ways political leaders lawnforcement and the local political culture have ither defused or xacerbated urban violence this
book points the way toward alleviating long standing thnic and racial tensionsA points the way toward alleviating long standing thnic and racial tensionsA analysis from a renowned urbanist Race Space and Riots in Chicago New York and Los Angeles offers a deeper understanding of past and future urban race relations while All Roads Lead Home emphasizing that until persistent racial andconomic ineualities are meaningfully resolved the tensions leading to racial violence will continue to xist in America's cities and betray our professed democratic value.
Janet L. Abu-Lughod ✓ 8 READ & DOWNLOADAmerican society has been long plagued by cycles
of racial violence most dramatically in the 1960s hundreds of ghetto uprisings rupted across American cities Thoughracial violence most dramatically in 1960s when hundreds of ghetto uprisings rupted across American cities Though larger underlying causes of 1960s when hundreds of ghetto uprisings rupted across American cities Though larger underlying causes of race relations have remained the same the lethality intensity and outcomes of these urban rebellions have varied widely What accounts for these differences And what lessons can be learned that might reduce the destructive ffects of riots and move race relations forwardThis impressive meticulously detailed study is the first attempt to compare six major race riots that occurred in the three largest American urban areas during the course of the twentieth century in Chicago in 1919 and 1968; in New Yo. Rk in 19351943 and and in Los Angeles in and 1992 Race Space and Riots in Chicago New York and Los Angeles weaves together detailed narratives of ach riot placing them in their changing historical contexts and showing how urban space political regimes and conomic conditions not simply an abstract race conflict have structured the nature and xtent of urban rebellions Building on her previous groundbreaking comparative history of these three cities Janet Abu Lughod draws upon archival research primary sources case studies and personal observations to reconstruct vents
for the 1964 Harlem Stuyvesant uprising and Chicago's 1968 riots where no documented studies are available By fo. ,Especially For The 1964 Harlem