Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2017

304 Pages | 19 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199348596

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Unfinished Business

Michael Jackson, Detroit, and the Figural Economy of American Deindustrialization

Judith Hamera

  • Offers a new cultural theory of deindustrialization
  • Argues that Michael Jackson exemplified postwar social mobility
  • Posits "kunst-washing" as key to understanding Detroit's redevelopment