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The politics of displacement

racial and ethnic transition in three American cities

by Peter K. Eisinger

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Detroit (Mich.),
  • Atlanta (Ga.),
  • Boston (Mass.),
  • Michigan,
  • Detroit,
  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Politics and government.,
    • African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Politics and government.,
    • Irish Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Politics and government.,
    • Detroit (Mich.) -- Politics and government.,
    • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government.,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter K. Eisinger.
      SeriesInstitute for Research on Poverty monograph series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF574.D49 N434
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 223 p. ;
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4098585M
      ISBN 100122355601
      LC Control Number80012927

      How do politicians locate industrial projects, such as special economic zones and industrial townships, that have highly localized costs (population displacement) and benefits (jobs and infrastructure)? I argue that risk-averse politicians minimize the costs of displacement for industrial projects by locating the projects in areas where they have little existing : Alan Potter.   Biography Business Current Affairs & Politics Diet, (The book’s watercolors evoke the ocean that surrounds them.) In a book that is part graphic memoir, part travelogue, and part family history, Knisley not only tries to connect with her grandparents, but to reconcile their younger and older selves. Displacement is a timely and mature Brand: Fantagraphics Books.

      By bringing back into focus conflict and linking her analysis to the politics of belonging and citizenship in the region, the book thread an original path, inviting readers to think differently to the link between forced displacement and the politics of belonging that underpins it.” (Dr. Nando Sigona, Senior Lecturer & Birmingham Fellow Brand: Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages ; 21 cm. Contents: 1. The problem of displacement. A definition of ethnoracial political transition ; The importance of studying the displaced ; Exploring the process of ethnoracial transition ; Some theoretical points of departure ; Modes of adjustment ; The research strategy

      Zimbabwe's New Diaspora: Displacement and the Cultural Politics of Survival Volume 31 of Forced Migration Series Volume 31 of Refugee and forced migration studies Volume 31 of Studies in forced migration: Editors: JoAnn McGregor, Ranka Primorac: Publisher: Berghahn Books, ISBN: , Length: pages: Subjects. The social, economic and political contexts in which development projects in India are implemented, and consequences to people displaced by such projects, are analyzed in this book. Development, displacement, resettlement and rehabilitation processes related to three major reservoir bases'.


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