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Rumors, race, and riots

by Terry Ann Knopf

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Race relations.,
    • Rumor -- United States.,
    • Riots -- United States.,
    • United States -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTerry Ann Knopf.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT1523 .K58 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3429124M
      ISBN 101412805570
      LC Control Number2005053856

      Race Riots (U.S.), –RIOTS OF RACE RIOT IN ATLANTA, GEORGIARACE RIOT IN SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOISTHE TEXAS BROWNSVILLE INCIDENTBIBLIOGRAPHY Source for information on Race Riots (U.S.), – Encyclopedia of Race and Racism dictionary. The Chicago race riot of was a violent racial conflict provoked by white Americans against black Americans that began on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois on J and ended on August 3, During the riot, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white). Over the week, injuries attributed to the episodic confrontations stood at , with two-thirds of the injured being black and Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States.

        Legends are arguably the most common narrative form of folklore in American society. From sex acts to business transactions, from fashion to food, from heroes to heroin, rumors and legends take on every charged topic. Children circulate texts about toys and candy; teenagers share stories about sex, drugs, and rock and roll; young professionals commiserate over the hazards of the work world. Terry Ann Knopf, Rumors, Race and Riots (Transaction Books, New Brunswick, NJ, ), pp. –; Historians have generally ignored the signific-ance of rumour in analysing : Marilynn Johnson.

        During the Tulsa Race Massacre (also known as the Tulsa Race Riot), a white mob attacked residents, homes and businesses in the predominantly black Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma over. Many mass mob lynchings easily fall into the category of race riots, too, although race riots differ in that the target is not a specific person or specific people but, instead, an entire community. Along the Howard and Hempstead County line in , a boundary dispute between two black farmers and one white sharecropper turned violent, and.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Are race-related rumors rooted in the personality traits of the ind 3/5(2). Are race-related rumors rooted in the personality traits of the individual. Are they a kind of "improvised news" for a community.

Do they come and go at random or form definite, recognizable patterns. What role do the news media play in spreading rumors. These and other questions are treated in this classic study, now available in paperback with a new introduction by the author, of how and why.

Rumors are seen as just one of a series of determinants, each of which increases the likelihood of a collective outburst. Among the determinants examined are: conditions of stress; a rigid social structure supported by a racist ideology; and a hostile belief system (or negative set of generalized perceptions) held separately by different groups.

Rumors are seen as just one of a race of determinants, each of which increases the likelihood of a collective outburst. Among the determinants examined are: conditions of stress; a rigid social structure supported by a racist ideology; and a hostile belief system (or negative set of generalized perceptions) held separately by different by: Rumors, race, and riots.

[Terry Ann Knopf] Are race-related rumors rooted in the personality traits of the individual. Are they a kind of "improvised news" for a community. "Sociological studies of rumor are noted by their scarcity, thus this book is welcome [The] author presents a.

Rumors, race, and riots by Knopf, Terry Ann. Publication date Topics Race relations, Riots -- United States, Rumor, United States -- Race relations Publisher New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Books Borrow this book to access EPUB and Rumors files.

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Are they a kind of "improvised news" for a community. Do they come and go at random or form definite, recognizable patterns. What role do the news media play in spreading rumors. Race-related rumors are functionally tied to the latter point and crystallize, confirm, and intensify these beliefs by linking them to actual events.

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Edition 1st Edition. The fears of whites again were evident in rumors occurring at the time of the American Revolution. On November 7,Lord Dunmore, the royal Author: Terry Ann Knopf.

The Tulsa race massacre (also called the Tulsa race riot, the Greenwood Massacre, or the Black Wall Street Massacre) of took place on May 31 and June 1,when mobs of white residents attacked black residents and businesses of the Greenwood District in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It has been called "the single worst incident of racial violence in American history."Location: Greenwood, Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

Rumors, Race and Riots by Terry Ann Knopf,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(1). The Detroit race riot took place in Detroit, Michigan, of the United States, from the evening of June 20 through the early morning of June It occurred in a period of dramatic population increase and social tensions associated with the military buildup of World War II, as Detroit's automotive industry was converted to the war ng social tensions and housing shortages were Location: Detroit, Michigan.

One Hundred Years Ago, a Four-Day Race Riot Engulfed Washington, D.C. Rumors ran wild as white mobs assaulted black residents who in turn fought back, refusing to be intimidatedAuthor: Patrick Sauer. He argues that this riot script changed in the Red Summer ofwhen race riots erupted in more than 30 cities across the country.

Rather than being the product of mere rumors, riots during this period were largely driven by social inequality, including structural disadvantage and economic empowerment. The Detroit race riot broke out in Detroit, Michigan, in Juneand lasted for three days before thousands of Federal troops were called in to establish occurred in a period of dramatic population increase associated with the military buildup as Detroit's auto industry was converted to the war effort; nearlymigrants, both African American and European American, came.

Race actually played a limited role in most of the media discussion and policy responses to the riots when compared to earlier riots in(Solomos,although the event that sparked Author: John Solomos.

Guest Book. Rumors, Reactions, Reconsiderations: Reconsidering the Elaine Race Riots of This website will be updated in early May to include the results of the recent conference. If you'd like to get a notice of the update, send us an email or leave a comment and let us know.Red Summer is the period which covers the late winter, spring, summer, and early autumn ofbecause it was marked by hundreds of deaths and many casualties across the United States, which resulted from anti-black white supremacist terrorist attacks that occurred in more than three dozen cities and one rural most instances, whites attacked African on: United States.

Another rumor among whites, says T erry Ann Knopf, the media critic and author of Rumors, Race, and Riots, was that “black rioters were sucking .