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A Covenant With Color: Race and Social Power in Brooklyn
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Columbia Univ Pr
Publication date September 1, 2000
Pages 325
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780231119061
ISBN-10 0231119062
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.35 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $73.00
Other format details university press
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: In this social history of Brooklyn, Craig Steven Wilder contends that power relations are the starting point for understanding the area's turbulent racial dynamics. He explores the evolution of the Brooklyn ghetto and uses Brooklyn as a lens through which to view larger issues in America.

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from Columbia Univ Pr (September 1, 2000)
9780231119061 | details & prices | 325 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $73.00
About: In this social history of Brooklyn, Craig Steven Wilder contends that power relations are the starting point for understanding the area's turbulent racial dynamics.
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from Columbia Univ Pr (January 1, 2001)
9780231119078 | details & prices | 325 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Spanning three centuries of Brooklyn history from the colonial period to the present, A Covenant with Color exposes the intricate relations of dominance and subordination that have long characterized the relative social positions of white and black Brooklynites.

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