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Title Quiet riots : race and poverty in the United States / edited by Fred R. Harris and Roger W. Wilkins.

Imprint New York : Pantheon Books, c1988.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.569 Q4 1988    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 223 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note "The Kerner Report twenty years later."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The 1967 riots and the Kerner Commission / Fred R. Harris -- The Kerner Report / John Herbers -- Poverty is still with us--and worse / David Hamilton -- Blacks, Hispanics, American Indians, and poverty--and what worked / Gary D. Sandefur -- The persistence of urban poverty / Terry K. Adams, Greg J. Duncan, Willard L. Rodgers -- Separate societies / Gary Orfield -- The ghetto underclass and the changing structure of urban poverty / William Julius Wilson ... [et al.] -- Thomas Jefferson, the Kerner Commission, and the Retreat of Folly / Lynn A. Curtis -- Race and poverty in the United States--and what should be done / 1988 Commission on the Cities.
Subject Urban poor -- United States.
African Americans -- Economic conditions.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-2001.
United States. National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders.
Added Author Harris, Fred R., 1930-
Wilkins, Roger W., 1932-
ISBN 0679721002 (pbk.)
9780679721000 (pbk.)
0394574737 (hard)
9780394574738 (hard)

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