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Urban Racial Violence in the Twentieth Century.

Joseph Boskin

Urban Racial Violence in the Twentieth Century.

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Published by Glencoe P .
Written in English


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Urban Racial Violence in the Twentieth Century 2nd Edition by Joseph Boskin (Editor) ISBN Price: $ This volume of the Insight Series deals with conflict between the races as expressed in two forms of violence: the urban racial riot and the racial protest riot.

The division of the book signifies the two distinct manifestations of conflict which have occurred in the twentieth century. The first part of the book analyzes the causes and nature of the race riot as a form of Caucasian aggression. The race riot Manufacturer: The Glencoe Press.

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The mob violence stemmed from a “deep-seated racial prejudice in which whites saw blacks as ‘something less than human’” (Brown, ) and continued well into the twentieth century, when white mobs attacked African Americans in several cities, with at least seven antiblack riots occurring in that left dozens dead.

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