The Resource How East New York became a ghetto, Walter Thabit ; with a foreword by Frances Fox Piven

How East New York became a ghetto, Walter Thabit ; with a foreword by Frances Fox Piven

Label
How East New York became a ghetto
Title
How East New York became a ghetto
Statement of responsibility
Walter Thabit ; with a foreword by Frances Fox Piven
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In response to the riots of the mid-'60s, Walter Thabit was hired to work with the community of East New York to develop a plan for low- and moderate-income public housing. In the years that followed, he experienced first-hand the forces that had engineered East New York's dramatic decline and that continued to work against its successful revitalization. How East New York Became a Ghetto describes the shift of East New York from a working-class immigrant neighborhood to a largely black and Puerto Rican neighborhood and shows how the resulting racially biased policies caused the deterioration o
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.8/009747/23
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F129.B7
LC item number
T47 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
How East New York became a ghetto, Walter Thabit ; with a foreword by Frances Fox Piven
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Model cities fiasco
  • School planning
  • East New York under siege
  • FHA scandals
  • Community school board disaster
  • Rebuilding in East New York
  • Hard road to recovery
  • Policing the ghetto
  • Welcome to East New York
  • Population wave
  • Ghettoization of East New York
  • Destruction of the "target area"
  • Uniformed (and other) services
  • Youth of East New York
  • Vest pocket planning
  • Vest pocket implementation
Control code
ocm58840768
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417588398
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b35812667
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58840768
  • pebcs0814782663

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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