TITLE

Whites' myths about blacks

AUTHOR(S)
Thornton, Jeannye; Whitman, David
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/9/92, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how some white views about blacks have softened, but mistaken beliefs persist. Poll taken by Angelenos after the riots in Los Angeles last spring; What is needed to begin a citywide healing process; Recent trends in white attitudes toward blacks are deceptively upbeat; How whites reacted to the riots; The work ethic; Crime and the police; Job and housing bias; Taking responsibility; More.
ACCESSION #
9211092750

 

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