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The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life, Elijah Anderson

Label
The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life
Title
The cosmopolitan canopy
Title remainder
race and civility in everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Elijah Anderson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Yale sociology professor discusses how everyday people meet the demands of urban living through islands of civility he calls "cosmopolitan canopies" and describes how activities carried out under this canopy can ease racial tensions and promote harmony
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Elijah
Dewey number
307.7609748/11
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT153
LC item number
.A53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Gentrification
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life, Elijah Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Center City walking tour -- The Reading Terminal : a cosmopolitan canopy -- The Gallery Mall : the ghetto downtown -- Rittenhouse Square : the practice of civility -- The color line and the canopy -- Ethnos and cosmos -- The Black middle class in public -- The "nigger moment"
Control code
ocm601108100
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780393071634
Lccn
2010044411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601108100
  • (Sirsi) a1076084
Label
The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life, Elijah Anderson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Center City walking tour -- The Reading Terminal : a cosmopolitan canopy -- The Gallery Mall : the ghetto downtown -- Rittenhouse Square : the practice of civility -- The color line and the canopy -- Ethnos and cosmos -- The Black middle class in public -- The "nigger moment"
Control code
ocm601108100
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780393071634
Lccn
2010044411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601108100
  • (Sirsi) a1076084

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