Doing business in minority markets : black and Korean entrepreneurs in Chicago's ethnic beauty aids industry / Robert Mark Silverman

Author(s): Silverman, Robert Mark
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Subjects: African American businesspeople--Illinois--Chicago
African American business enterprises--Illinois--Chicago
Korean American businesspeople--Illinois--Chicago
Korean American business enterprises--Illinois--Chicago
Formats: Print
Material Type: Manuscript language material -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Garland Publishing, 2000
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: viii, 261 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Ch. 1. Introduction 1
Ch. 2. Race and the Ethnic Beauty Aids Industry 43
Ch. 3. The Context of Minority Entrepreneurship on the South Side of Chicago 81
Ch. 4. Sojourning and the Welfare Economy 101
Ch. 5. The Effects of Competition on Ethnic Solidarity 123
Ch. 6. The Interdependence of Korean Merchants and Black Employees in Minority Markets 145
Ch. 7. Middleman and Black Distributors 167
Ch. 8. Contemporary Black Manufacturers 185
Ch. 9. Conclusion 205
App. A. Interview Guide For Beauty Aids Merchants 217
App. B. Beauty Aids Merchant Survey 223
App. C. Interveiw Guide for Beauty Aids Distributors 229
App. D. Beauty Aids Distributor Survey 233
App. E. Interview Guide for Beauty Aids Manufacturers 237
App. F. Beauty Aids Manufacturer Survey 243
Bibliography 249
Index 257
Notes: ISBN: 0815337981
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-256) and index
OCLC Number: 45286199
ISBN/ISSN: 0815337981