Black Upward Mobility and Neighborhood Change in Cleveland, 1900
Todd M. Michney
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Imprint: The University of North Carolina Press
Subject: Social Science | University of North Carolina
Print ISBN: 9780000000000
eBook ISBN: 9781469631967
By tracking the trajectories of those who, in spite of racism, were able to succeed, Michney offers a valuable counterweight to histories that have focused on racial conflict and black poverty and tells the neglected story of the black middle class in America's cities prior to the 1960s.