How East New York Became a Ghetto
In response to the riots of the mid-‘60s, Walter Thabit was hired to work with the community of East New York to develop a plan for low- and moderate-income public housing. In the years that followed, he experienced first-hand the forces that had engineered East New York’s dramatic decline and that continued to work against its successful revitalization. How East New York Became a Ghetto describes the shift of East New York from a working-class immigrant neighborhood to a largely black and Puerto Rican neighborhood and shows how the resulting racially biased policies caused the deterioration of this once flourishing area.
A clear-sighted, unflinching look at one ghetto community, How East New York Became a Ghetto provides insights and observations on the histories and fates of ghettos throughout the United States.
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There are several references to Pratt and Cypress Hills LDC. This is not the book to learn about the general policies or laws that allowed East New York to become a "ghetto." It is, however, the place to learn about the power brokers of the neighborhood and the history of this specific place. Read full review
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Welcome to East New York
The Population Wave
The Ghettoization of East New York
Destruction of the Target Area
The Uniformed and Other Services
The Youth of East New York
Vest Pocket Planning
The Model Cities Fiasco
East New York under Siege
The FHA Scandals
The Community School Board Disaster
Rebuilding in East New York
The Hard Road to Recovery
Policing the Ghetto
About the Author
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