Sundown Towns : A Hidden Dimension of American Racism
by James W. Loewen


Overview - "Don't let the sun go down on you in this town" are words equated with the Jim Crow South, but in a sweeping analysis of American residential patterns, award-winning and bestselling historian Loewen demonstrates that strict racial exclusion was the whole country's norm for much of the 20th century.  Read more...

 
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Overview
"Don't let the sun go down on you in this town" are words equated with the Jim Crow South, but in a sweeping analysis of American residential patterns, award-winning and bestselling historian Loewen demonstrates that strict racial exclusion was the whole country's norm for much of the 20th century.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781565848870
  • ISBN-10: 156584887X
  • Publisher: New Press
  • Publish Date: October 2005
  • Page Count: 562
  • Dimensions: 9.6 x 6.4 x 1.75 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.13 pounds


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Books > History > United States - 20th Century
Books > Social Science > Minority Studies - General
Books > Social Science > Discrimination & Racism

 
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