Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Greason, Walter.

Title Suburban erasure : how the suburbs ended the civil rights movement in New Jersey / Walter David Greason.

Publication Info. Madison [New Jersey] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 Rocky Hill - Downloadable Materials  EBSCO Ebook    Downloadable
Rocky Hill cardholders click here to access this title from EBSCO
Description 1 online resource (v, 215 pages) : illustrations
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Family Life -- Black Women's Historiography -- Leadership -- Churches and Schools -- Civil Rights Beginnings -- Civil Rights Endings -- Resistance and Denial -- Suburban Regions -- Race and Consumption -- Metropolitan Poverty -- Metropolitan Growth and Exclusion.
Note Print version record.
Summary Suburban Erasure explains how racial inequality adapted in the twentieth century in order to shape American society today. It celebrates the voices of unheralded civil rights leaders, while clearly explaining how suburbs reflect earlier patterns of segregation.
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century.
African American civil rights workers -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century.
Suburbs -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century.
Segregation -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century.
New Jersey -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
African American civil rights workers. (OCoLC)fst00799093
African Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00799575
Civil rights movements. (OCoLC)fst00862708
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Segregation. (OCoLC)fst01111205
Suburbs. (OCoLC)fst01136941
New Jersey. (OCoLC)fst01208379
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: 9781611475708 1611475708 (DLC) 2012038912
ISBN 1611475716 (electronic bk.)
9781611475715 (electronic bk.)
Add a Review