IRA KATZNELSON is professor and chairman of the department of political science at the University of Chicago. He is the author of Black Men, White Cities, and co-author of The Politics of Power: A Critical Introduction to American Government.
Format: eBook, 289 pages
Publisher: Pantheon On Sale: October 2, 2013 Price: $16.99
The urban crisis of the 1960s revived a dormant social activism whose protagonists placed their hoped for radical change and political effectiveness in community action. Ironically, the insurgents chose the local community as their terrain for a political battle that in reality involved a few strictly local issues. They failed to...
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