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

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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
Genre
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
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383786
Cataloging source
DLC
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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
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True
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  • City and town life
  • Gentrification
  • United States
  • United States
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
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race and civility in everyday life
Label
The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life, Elijah Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
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" -- Conclusion
Control code
2010044411
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 318 p.
Isbn
9780393071634
Lccn
2010044411
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Label
The cosmopolitan canopy : race and civility in everyday life, Elijah Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
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" -- Conclusion
Control code
2010044411
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 318 p.
Isbn
9780393071634
Lccn
2010044411
Other physical details
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