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Making good neighbors [electronic resource] : civil rights, liberalism, and integration in postwar Philadelphia / by Abigail Perkiss.

Author/Creator:
Perkiss, Abigail, 1981- author.
Publication:
Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2014.
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Book
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Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Race relations.
Civil rights -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century.
Liberalism -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century.
Mount Airy (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Contents:
Introduction : civil rights' stepchild
A home of one's own : the battle over residential space in twentieth century America
Finding capital in diversity : the creating of racially integrated space
Marketing diversity : integration and the white imagination
Integration, separation, and the fight for black identity
Well-trained citizens and good neighbors : educating an integrated America
Confrontations in black and white : the crisis of integration
The choice to live differently : reimagining integration at century's end
Epilogue : intentional wakefulness : West Mount Airy and the legacy of integration.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
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EBSCOhost
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Print version: Perkiss, Abigail, 1981- author. Making good neighbors
ISBN:
9780801470851 (electronic bk.)
0801470854 (electronic bk.)
9780801452284
0801452287
Publisher Number:
99964811319
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Restricted for use by site license.