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Published: 01 November 2020

168 Pages | 10 black-and-white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198809951

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The Ghetto: A Very Short Introduction

Bryan Cheyette

Very Short Introductions

  • Covers the varying histories of different kinds of ghettos - urban, racial, and colonial
  • Considers the identity of the people in ghettos, and why and how ghetto communities are formed
  • Analyses the appearance of ghettos in popular culture
  • Shows how both the experience of ghettoization and the memory of ghettos impacts people living in them
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide