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.

Details

Subject(s)
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.
ISBN
  • 0520216725 (alk. paper)
  • 0520216733 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
98049951
OCLC
40298460
RCP
C - S