The Cosmopolitan Canopy - Race and Civility in Everyday Life PDF ePub eBook

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The Cosmopolitan Canopy - Race and Civility in Everyday Life free pdf Elijah Anderson, called "one of our best urban ethnographers" by the New York Times Book Review, introduces the concept of the "cosmopolitan canopy": the urban islands of civility amid segregated ghettos, suburbs, and ethnic enclaves.

About Elijah Anderson

Elijah Anderson holds the William K. Lanman, Jr. Professorship in Sociology at Yale University, where he teaches and directs the Urban Ethnography Project. His most prominent works include the award-winning books Code of the Street and Streetwise. He lives in New Haven and Philadelphia.

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Author : Elijah Anderson
Publisher : WW Norton
Data Published : 01 May 2012
ISBN : 0393340511
EAN : 9780393340518
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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