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

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Subjects: Urban poor--United States
African Americans--Economic conditions
United States--Race relations
United States--Economic conditions
United States. National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1988
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: xiii, 223 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Authors: Harris, Fred R., 1930-
Wilkins, Roger W., 1932-
Notes: LCCN: 88042770
ISBN: 0394574737 :$18.95
ISBN: 0679721002 (pbk.) :$7.95
The Kerner Report twenty years later
Bibliography: p. [185]-209
Includes 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, and 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
OCLC Number: 18350666
ISBN/ISSN: 0394574737
0679721002