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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Adam Green  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Adam Green works in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Adam Green is associate professor of history at the University of Chicago.

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Selling the race :
ISBN: 9780226306407. OCLC Number: 70291957

University of Chicago Press,. .

Black Chicagoans were at the center of a national movement in the 1940s and '50s, when African Americans across the country first started to see themselves as part of a single culture. In fact, Adam Green argues, this vibrant period in Windy City life engendered a unique cultural and commercial consciousness, fostering ideas of racial identity that remain influential today.