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The Resource A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City, Robert E. Gutsche, Jr

A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City, Robert E. Gutsche, Jr

Label
A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City
Title
A transplanted Chicago
Title remainder
race, place and the press in Iowa City
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Gutsche, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book looks at the movement of urban American Blacks into the Midwest through the experience of Iowa City, a town desperately trying to redefine itself. Pressing questions have plagued the community for decades: Why are people from Chicago coming here? Who gets to define community identity? Who makes decisions on housing, employment and education?"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutsche, Robert E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F629.I6
LC item number
G87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Migration, Internal
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Iowa City (Iowa)
  • African Americans
  • Journalism
  • African American neighborhoods
  • Community life
  • Iowa City (Iowa)
Label
A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City, Robert E. Gutsche, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to the rural ghetto : "Southeast Side" as "Little Chicago" -- How news explains everyday life -- Place and its purpose -- Building the ghetto : reading news as cultural mortar -- News of "The Inner City" : racializing the Southeast Side -- What's the Southeast Side? : using mental mapping to construct place -- Whose Southeast Side? : mapping place -- The subtle power of the press : place and its ideological function -- School news : press constructions of schools-as-place -- Conclusion: On the role of news, place and being human -- Epilogue: Beyond the Southeast Side : news place-making elsewhere
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 226 p.
Isbn
9780786473670
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014015888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus. , maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o869265490
  • (OCoLC)869265490
Label
A transplanted Chicago : race, place and the press in Iowa City, Robert E. Gutsche, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to the rural ghetto : "Southeast Side" as "Little Chicago" -- How news explains everyday life -- Place and its purpose -- Building the ghetto : reading news as cultural mortar -- News of "The Inner City" : racializing the Southeast Side -- What's the Southeast Side? : using mental mapping to construct place -- Whose Southeast Side? : mapping place -- The subtle power of the press : place and its ideological function -- School news : press constructions of schools-as-place -- Conclusion: On the role of news, place and being human -- Epilogue: Beyond the Southeast Side : news place-making elsewhere
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 226 p.
Isbn
9780786473670
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014015888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus. , maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o869265490
  • (OCoLC)869265490

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