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Philadelphia Negro

a social study

by W. E. B. Du Bois

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia,
    • Domestics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementwith a new introduction by Elijah Anderson ; together with a special report on domestic service by Isabel Eaton.
      ContributionsAnderson, Elijah., Eaton, Isabel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF158.9.N4 D8 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvi, 520 p. :
      Number of Pages520
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL791829M
      ISBN 100812215737
      LC Control Number95024367

      The map produced by Du Bois’s seminal study, The Philadelphia Negro, is shown left. What Du Bois compiled is really a neighborhood study, focusing on the boundaries of the Seventh Ward, which ran north-south from Spruce to South Street and east-west from Seventh Street to the Schuylkill River. s was home to nearly a quarter (roughly 9, This book, The Philadelphia Negro, is now as the center of my own research. I’ve been working for the past two years with a wonderful bunch of student research assistants to assemble historical census data so we can recreate Du Bois’s foot : Amy Hillier.

      Book Exchange If you have this book go ahead and post it here and your listing will appear for all students at your school who have classes requiring this specific book. Make sure to price the book competitively with the other options presented, so you have the best chance of selling your book.   W.E.B. DuBois () was an African-American sociologist, civil rights activist, and author. He was one of the founding members of the NAACP, and he is well-known for believing on full civil rights and disagreeing with Booker T. Washington’s argument that blacks remain : Cosimo.

        The product of those studies was the first great empirical book on the Negro in American society. More than one hundred years after its original publication by the University of Pennsylvania Press, The Philadelphia Negro remains a classic work. It is the first, and perhaps still the finest, example of engaged sociological scholarship—the kind Brand: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Réimpression en fac-sim. de l'éd. de: Philadelphie: Published for the University,


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The Philadelphia Negro was originally published by the University of Pennsylvania Press in One of the first works to combine the use of urban ethnography, social history, and descriptive statistics, it has become a classic work in the social science literature.

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Try Prime All Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime. The Philadelphia Negro was published in by the University of Pennsylvania, the end result of a fifteen month project Du Bois was contracted to conduct focusing on a social study of the African American community of the Seventh Ward in Philadelphia, home to the largest population of blacks in the into the neighborhood himself, a slum marked by extreme poverty and miserable.

Color Prejudice-- Incidentally throughout this study the prejudice against the Negro has been again and again mentioned. It is time now to reduce this somewhat indefinite term to something tangible.

Everybody speaks of the matter, everybody knows that it exists, but in just what form it shows itself or how influential it is few agree.

In the Negro’s mind, color prejudice in Philadelphia is. Full text of "The Philadelphia Negro A Social Study". Originally published inThe Philadelphia Negro is a sociological study of the blacks living in Philadelphia in DuBois was hired by the University of Pennsylvania to conduct the study, under what some believe to be false pretenses.

Some suspect that the study was meant, by those funding it, to show how the black community was responsible for a number of problems within the city.

Description of the book "The Philadelphia Negro": First published inthis eloquent collection of essays exposed the magnitude of racism in our society. The book endures today as a classic document of American social and political history: a manifesto that has influenced generations with its transcendent vision for change.

The Philadelphia Negro (): Insights from an extraordinary study by W.E.B. Du Bois on race, housing and power in Philadelphia.

He wrote the first case study on the black community “The Philadelphia Negro; A social study ”. The Souls of Black Folks was also published by W.E.B. Dubois. This book put together two theoretical ideas, “double consciousness” and “the Veil”. According to Diaz, G. L., & Suduiko, A.

(, May 25). "Taking W.E.B. DuBois's The Philadelphia Negro as its departure point, Marcus Hunter has written a wonderful book that builds on the insights of DuBois by exploring the political, social, and economic evolution of Philadelphia's Seventh Ward since DuBois's canonical study of the neighborhood.

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William Edward Burghardt DuBois (), Ph.D. from Harvard (class of ), was given a temporary post as Assistant in Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania in order to conduct in-depth studies on the Negro community in Philadelphia 5/5(2).

His pioneering work The Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study was originally published in by, and remains available from, the University of Pennsylvania Press. Robert Gregg is Associate Professor of History, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.

These are the top five books about Philadelphia that will entertain, inform and inspire readers to fall in love with this great city all over again. “The Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study” by.The product of those studies was the first great empirical book on the Negro in American society.

More than one hundred years after its original publication by the University of Pennsylvania Press, The Philadelphia Negro remains a classic work.From the preface, "This book, which is a history of the Philadelphia Negro, covering the period fromwhen Absalom Jones and Richard Allen founded the Free African Society, tothe th Anniversary of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation.".