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1st Edition

The Struggle For Community

ISBN 9780367311865
Published May 31, 2021 by Routledge
195 Pages

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Book 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

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Allan David Heskin