Black metropolis

a study of Negro life in a northern city
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Harcourt, Brace and Company , New York
African Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago, African Americans -- Social conditions, African Americans -- Economic condi

Places

Illinois, Chi

Statement[by] St. Clair Drake and Horace R. Cayton, with an introduction by Richard Wright.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF548.9.N3 D68
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 809 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6484962M
LC Control Number45009257
OCLC/WorldCa1444853

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Book Description: Ground-breaking when first published inBlack Metropolis remains a landmark study of race and urban life. Based on a mass of research conducted by Works Progress Administration field workers in the late s, it is a historical and sociological account of the people of Chicago’s South Side, the classic urban ghetto.

During the Roaring '20s, African Americans rapidly transformed their Chicago into a "black metropolis." In this book, Christopher Robert Reed describes the rise of African Americans in Chicago's political economy, bringing to life the fleeting vibrancy of this dynamic period of Author: Christopher Robert Reed.

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