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The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality, Thomas M. Shapiro

Label
The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality
Title
The hidden cost of being African American
Title remainder
how wealth perpetuates inequality
Statement of responsibility
Thomas M. Shapiro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shapiro, Thomas M
Dewey number
330.973/0089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.8
LC item number
.S53 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Wealth
  • Equality
  • Racism
  • Interviews
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality, Thomas M. Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-230) and index
Contents
The color of the safety net -- The cost of being Black and the advantage of being white -- Inheritance : "that parent thing" -- Middle class in black and white : how level is the playing field? -- The homeownership crossroad -- Where people "choose" to live -- "Getting a decent middle-class American education" : pursuing advantage in schools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 238 p.
Isbn
9780195151473
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003046742
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm52091095
Label
The hidden cost of being African American : how wealth perpetuates inequality, Thomas M. Shapiro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-230) and index
Contents
The color of the safety net -- The cost of being Black and the advantage of being white -- Inheritance : "that parent thing" -- Middle class in black and white : how level is the playing field? -- The homeownership crossroad -- Where people "choose" to live -- "Getting a decent middle-class American education" : pursuing advantage in schools
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 238 p.
Isbn
9780195151473
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003046742
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm52091095

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