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The Struggle For Community

1st Edition

By Allan David Heskin

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195 pages

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Description

Drawing on a case study of multi-ethnic working-class tenants in Los Angeles, this book describes the group's successful fight against displacement. It examines how community leaders establish their hegemony and addresses the roles of class, ethnicity and gender in community struggles.

Table of Contents

Prologue -- A Struggle for Community -- Community -- Empowerment and Disempowerment -- Class -- Ethnicity, Language, and Racism -- Gender -- Afterword

About the Author

Allan David Heskin

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General