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Tally's Corner : A Study of Negro Streetcorner Men

ISBN-10: 0316525146

ISBN-13: 9780316525145

Edition: 1st

Authors: Elliot Liebow, Hylan Lewis

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The first edition of Tally's Corner, a sociological classic, was the first compelling response to the culture of poverty thesis--that the poor are different and, according to conservatives, morally inferior--and alternative explanations that many African Americans are caught in a tangle of pathology owing to the absence of black men in families. Elliot Liebow's new introduction to this long-awaited revised edition bring the book up to date. Visit our website for sample chapters!
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Book details

List price: $11.95
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 260
Size: 5.12" wide x 7.87" long
Weight: 0.572
Language: English

Foreword to the 2003 Editionp. vii
Foreword to the 1967 Editionp. xxvii
Introduction to the 2003 Editionp. xxxiii
Acknowledgmentsp. xli
Introductionp. 1
Men and Jobsp. 19
Fathers without Childrenp. 47
Husbands and Wivesp. 67
Lovers and Exploitersp. 89
Friends and Networksp. 105
Conclusionp. 135
A Field Experience in Retrospectp. 151
Referencesp. 167
Indexp. 171
About the Authorp. 179
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