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Black community uplift and the myth of the American Dream, Lori Latrice Martin

Label
Black community uplift and the myth of the American Dream, Lori Latrice Martin
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-130) and index
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Black community uplift and the myth of the American Dream
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
1080554926
Responsibility statement
Lori Latrice Martin
Summary
"This book analyzes enduring racial divides in homeownership, work, and income using the politics of respectability concept. It also examines an alternative way of understanding the Black Lives Matter movement, NFL protests, and challenges facing various black ethnic groups"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Politics of respectability and racial uplift -- Respectability, home ownership and the American Dream -- Race, work, and respectability -- Athlete-activists : shut-up and play -- Black Lives Matter and respectability politics backlash -- Model black minorities and the limits of respectability -- Respectability explains sustained persistent enduring color turmoil
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