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Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Elon Fischer - Goodreads

Incredibly troubling book about the role that segregation has and continues to play in American inequality. Massey makes it clear that ghettos and segregation were not natural housing evolutions but ... Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Isaac Holloway - Goodreads

A must read. This text traces the history of ghettoization in a great detail. It addressins the theories and talking points that surround the state of the ghetto, it positions residential segregation ... Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Dave Brown - Goodreads

If we must shift to a national curriculum, this book should be on the mandatory reading list. Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - David - Goodreads

1. The Great Migration + racist governmental policies + discriminatory acts by realtors and lenders + individual acts of prejudice = American Apartheid, the curious case of blacks being heavily ... Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Edward Branley - Goodreads

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Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Lucas - Goodreads

It's getting old, but this book is still depressingly accurate. Also, man, Chicago doesn't come out looking good. That hurt in some deeply personal, but probably healthy way and will likely continue to do so for a while. Great book. Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Steffi - Goodreads

Interesting, but pretty hard to get through... repetitive, full of numbers and terminology, a few tables but no maps or graphs. Best used as a reference, or for academic purposes. Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Denali - Goodreads

Convinced me I didnt want to go to this program. Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Reb - Goodreads

you know when people talk about "institutionalized racism" and it's a bit murky exactly what that looks like? this book will explain it. Denton and Massey's classic details the psychosocial forms that ... Read full review

Review: American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass

User Review  - Eric - Goodreads

A daring study. Something I would go back to. It is a bit dry and filled with a lot of statistics, but never not worth keeping up with. My interest in it got greater as I read and the topics became heavier and heavier. Read full review


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