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Author Rothstein, Richard.
Title The color of law : a forgotten history of how our government segregated America / Richard Rothstein.
Publication Info. New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2017]
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Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 345 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents If San Francisco, then everywhere? -- Public housing, black ghettos -- Racial zoning -- "Own your own home" -- Private agreements, government enforcement -- White flight -- IRS support and compliant regulators -- Local tactics -- State-sanctioned violence -- Suppressed incomes -- Looking forward, looking back -- Considering fixes -- Epilogue.
Subject Segregation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- 20th century.
Discrimination in housing -- Government policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Forgotten history of how our government segregated America
ISBN 9781631492853 hardcover
1631492853 hardcover