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Author Gold, Roberta,
Title When tenants claimed the city : the struggle for citizenship in New York City housing / Roberta Gold.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2014]

Series Women in American History
Women in American history.
Subject Minorities -- Housing -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Housing -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Minorities -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions.
Landlord and tenant -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 330 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A time of struggle : holding the line in the 1940s -- The right to lease and occupy a home : equality and public provision in housing development -- So much life : retrenchment in the Cold War -- Out of these ghettos, people who would fight : claiming power in the sixties -- A lot of investment, a lot of roots : defending urban community -- Territorio libre : upheaval in the Vietnam War era -- To plan our own community : government, grassroots, and local development -- A piece of heaven in hell : struggles in the backlash years.
Note Print version record.
Local Note JOHN CARROLL: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
ISBN 9780252095986 (electronic bk.)
0252095987 (electronic bk.)
1306980992 (electronic bk.)
9781306980999 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 884725752
Additional Format Print version: Gold, Roberta. When tenants claimed the city 9780252038181 (DLC) 2013036280 (OCoLC)859168492