Landscape and Race in the United States
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Landscape and Race in the United Statesis the definitive volume on racialized landscapes in the United States. Edited by Richard Schein each essay will be grounded in a particular location but all of the essays will be informed by the theoretical vision that the cultural landscapes of America are infused with race and America's racial divide. While featuring the black/white divide, the book also investigates other social landscapes including Chinatowns, Latino landscapes in the Southwest and white suburban landscapes. The essays are accessible and readable providing historical and contemporary coverage.
Copyright year: 2006
Publication date: 6/19/2006
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
|Race and Landscape in the United States|
|Historical Geographies of Race in a New Orleans Afro-Creole Landscape|
|The White-Pillared Past: Landscapes of Memory and Race in the American South|
|Seeing Hampton Plantation: Race and Gender in a South Carolina Heritage Landscape|
|Poetic Landscapes of Exclusion: Chinese Immigration at Angel Island, San Francisco|
|The Picture Postcard Mexican Housescape: Visual Culture and Domestic Identity|
|Race, Class, and Privacy in the Ordinary Postwar House, 1945-1960|
|Aesthetics, Abjection, and White Privilege in Suburban New York|
|The Cultural Landscape of a Latino Community|
|The Witting Autobiography of Richmond, Virginia: Arthur Ashe, the Civil War, and Monument Avenue's Racialized Landscape|
|Naming Streets for Martin Luther King Jr.: No Easy Road|
|Puptowns and Wiggly Fields: Chicago and the Racialization of Pet Love in the Twenty-First Century|