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Author Freund, David M. P.

Title Colored property : state policy and white racial politics in suburban America / David M.P. Freund.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  E184.A1 F738 2007    Available  ---
Description xii, 514 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series Historical studies of urban America
Historical studies of urban America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [405]-488) and index.
Contents The new politics of race and property -- Local control and the rights of property : the politics of incorporation, zoning, and race before 1940 -- Financing suburban growth : federal policy and the birth of a racialized market for homes, 1930-1940 -- Putting private capital back to work : the logic of federal intervention, 1930-1940 -- A free market for housing : policy, growth, and exclusion in suburbia, 1940-1970 -- Defending and denning the new neighborhood : the politics of exclusion in Royal Oak, 1940-1955 -- Saying race out loud : the politics of exclusion in Dearborn, 1940-1955 -- The national is local : race and development in an era of civil rights protest, 1955-1964 -- Colored property and white backlash.
Subject United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Whites -- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Whites -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Housing -- History -- 20th century.
Discrimination in housing -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Housing policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Suburban life -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
City and town life -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780226262758 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226262758 (cloth : alk. paper)