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Black power in the suburbs [electronic resource] : the myth or reality of African-American suburban political incorporation / Valerie C. Johnson.

Author/Creator:
Johnson, Valerie C.
Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (240 p.)
Series:
SUNY series in African American studies
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Subjects:
African Americans -- Maryland -- Prince George's County -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Maryland -- Prince George's County -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Education -- Maryland -- Prince George's County.
Representative government and representation -- Maryland -- Prince George's County -- Case studies.
Education and state -- Maryland -- Prince George's County -- Case studies.
Prince George's County (Md.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Prince George's County (Md.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Prince George's County (Md.) -- Race relations.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1 African-American Suburban Political Incorporation 1
2 Prince George's County: Politics and the African-American Migration 23
3 Social and Economic Characteristics of Prince George's County, Maryland 45
4 The Quest for African-American Political Representation in Prince George's County, Maryland 59
5 African-American Prince Georgians: Mobilization for Key Appointments 91
6 African-American Prince Georgians: Policy Influence in the Education Arena 107
7 The Myth or Reality of African-American Suburban Political Incorporation 131
8 Epilogue: A Tale of Two Counties-Past and Present, Affluent and Poor 145
Appendix A: Questonnaire for African-American Community Leaders 163
Appendix B: Questionnaire for African-American Elected Officials 173.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-211) and index.
ISBN:
0-7914-8779-2
0-585-49139-9
OCLC:
461428764