Princeton University Library Catalog

Being Black, living in the red : race, wealth, and social policy in America / Dalton Conley.

Author:
Conley, Dalton, 1969- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, c1999.
Description:
viii, 209 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-201) and index.
Contents:
1. Wealth Matters -- 2. Forty Acres and a Mule: Historical and Contemporary Obstacles to Black Property Accumulation -- 3. From Financial to Social to Human Capital: Assets and Education -- 4. Up the Down Escalator: Wealth, Work, and Wages -- 5. It Takes a Village? Premarital Childbearing and Welfare Dependency -- 6. Getting into the Black: Conclusions and Policy Implications.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0520216725 (alk. paper)
  • 0520216733 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
98049951
OCLC:
40298460
RCP:
C - S