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[Ebook] ➡ A World More Concrete ➧ N. D. B. Connolly – Bunatime.co Many people characterize urban renewal projects and the power of eminent domain as two of the most widely despised and often racist tools for reshaping American cities in the postwar period In  A WorMany people characterize urban renewal projects and the power of eminent domain as two of the most widely despised and often racist tools for reshaping American cities in the postwar period In  A World More Concrete N D B Connolly uses the history of South Florida to unearth an older and far complex story  Connolly captures nearly eighty years of political and land transactions to reveal how real estate and redevelopment created and preserved metropolitan growth and racial peace under white supremacy  Using a materialist approach he offers a long view of capitalism and the color line following much of the money that made land taking and Jim Crow se.

Gregation profitable and preferred  approaches to governing cities throughout the twentieth century A World More Concrete argues that black and white landlords entrepreneurs and even liberal community leaders used tenements and repeated land dispossession to take advantage of the poor and generate remarkable wealth  Through a political culture built on real estate South Florida’s landlords and homeowners advanced property rights and white property rights especially at the expense of inclusive visions of euality For black people and many of their white allies uses of eminent domain helped to harden class and color lines  Yet for many reformers co.

world kindle more epub concrete epub A World mobile A World More Concrete eBookGregation profitable and preferred  approaches to governing cities throughout the twentieth century A World More Concrete argues that black and white landlords entrepreneurs and even liberal community leaders used tenements and repeated land dispossession to take advantage of the poor and generate remarkable wealth  Through a political culture built on real estate South Florida’s landlords and homeowners advanced property rights and white property rights especially at the expense of inclusive visions of euality For black people and many of their white allies uses of eminent domain helped to harden class and color lines  Yet for many reformers co.

7 thoughts on “A World More Concrete

  1. Reginald Simms Reginald Simms says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookAs the end of the book suggest it covers the complexity of the Jim Crow South in Florida and the ways capitalism or money making created strife for the poor black communities Those communities forcefully being displaced at the wills and whims of the white AND black middle classescapitalist classes In the past the folks with the money would band together and decide the fate of a population manipulating the state but as recently as the 60's and beyond the state has stepped into that position as a greater instrument to capitalist using urban renewal as a cover for displacement and segregation the new label being gentrification From the beginning people have been move


  2. Zach Zach says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookConnolly presents readers with a complex and productive analysis of the history of real estate and racial capitalism in the making of the South Floridian variant of American Apartheid This is a well written and impressive work of historical scholarship and will have much to offer to urban studies scholars historians of race and history of capitalism scholarship It's too much to say that it's an enjoyable read because of the subject matter which is the displacement and exploitation of black working class Miamians by white rent collectors and developers and their allies in the black middle class reformer cum landlord cohort but Conolly's adept and provocative historical eye makes t


  3. Gabriella Gabriella says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookJust a note that all of the books I'm tagging CPLN 624 are for a course in my school's city planning department—Readings in Race Poverty and PlaceAWMC addresses one of my lifelong uestions how is and isn’t Miami the South? My great grandma was from Miami and her people were among the city’s many 1880s—1940s Bahamian immigrants Later she later moved to Raleigh and had five regular degular Southern children so I’ve always had a hard time trusting South Florida’s “we’re not country we’re Caribbean” narrative Connolly details how the benevolent dictatorship of real estate top dogs like Luther Brooks and black elites’ roles as de escalating peer mediators curbed rent strikes in Southern cities Here Miami fell in line with the South’s anti union model and patterns of hypersegregation These mediators renounced boycotts occurring in other Jim Crow cities and I wonder if black resistance to some Southern Civil Rights struggles limited


  4. Dan Gorman Dan Gorman says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookShocking read People from multiple races — especially an alliance of exploitative white landlords and black property owners — collaborated to profit off Miami’s black residents so that Jim Crow practices such as residential segregation endured past the 1960s African Americans strove to acuire property in the hope that ownership would fix institutionalized racism Unfortunately this didn’t happen Landlords manipulated urban renewal projects to obtain federal funds but not invest in black neighborhoods such as Overtown African American leaders perpetuated the myth of ownership as the


  5. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn Elizabeth Korver-Glenn says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookAn incredible exposition of the entanglement of Jim Crow and pro growth urban politics property rights racism and capitalism Conn


  6. Chris Garcia-Wilde Chris Garcia-Wilde says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookIncredibly powerful history of Miami This book tells a comprehensive story that helps me understand a lot of the reasons why Miami is the way it is today HIGHLY recommend if you’re in Miami from Miami or interested in how cities are made in the US


  7. John Ward John Ward says:

    PDF N. D. B. Connolly ½ ½ A World More Concrete PDF/EPUB ´ A World eBook world kindle, more epub, concrete epub, A World mobile, A World More Concrete eBookExcellent


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