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Measuring the Harlem Renaissance : the U.S. Census, African American identity, and literary form / Michael Soto.

Author:
Soto, Michael, 1970- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 200 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-194) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: The true measure of a renaissance -- Measure for measure for measure: three eras in American racial census taking -- Harlem society: practicing theory -- Harlem diversity: nations within a nation -- Harlem modernity: inventing the new Negro -- Harlem geography: race and the spatial imagination -- Epilogue: census geography and the burdens of representation -- Appendix: race/color categories employed by the U.S. Census, 1790-2010.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9781625342508 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1625342500 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781625342492 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 1625342497 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016031027
OCLC:
947146535
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