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Blue-Chip Black: Race, Class, and Status in the New Black Middle Class

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As Karyn R. Lacy's innovative work in the suburbs of Washington, DC, reveals, there is a continuum of middle-classness among blacks, ranging from lower-middle class to middle-middle class to upper-middle class. Focusing on the latter two, Lacy explores an increasingly important social and demographic group: middle-class blacks who live in middle-class suburbs where poor bl ...more
Paperback, 302 pages
Published July 3rd 2007 by University of California Press (first published January 1st 2007)
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