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Chain of Change: Struggles for Black Community Development

Chain of Change is a history of the black community in Boston from the fifties through the seventies. Mel King shows how black consciousness and power have developed through the struggles around jobs, housing, education, and politics. For the future he proposes a strategy of community controlled economic development and political representation which is relevant to any major city.

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Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsKing M
Number of Pages336
PublisherSouth End Press
CityBrooklyn, NY
ISBN978-0896081055
Abstract

Chain of Change is a history of the black community in Boston from the fifties through the seventies. Mel King shows how black consciousness and power have developed through the struggles around jobs, housing, education, and politics. For the future he proposes a strategy of community controlled economic development and political representation which is relevant to any major city.

URLhttps://www.amazon.com/Chain-Change-Struggles-Community-Development/dp/0896081052