Chapter 11. Red Belt, Black Belt: Racial Division, Class Inequality and the State in the French Urban Periphery and the American Ghetto

  1. Enzo Mingione
  1. Loïc J. D. Wacquant1,2

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470712900.ch11

Urban Poverty and the Underclass: A Reader

Urban Poverty and the Underclass: A Reader

How to Cite

Wacquant, L. J. D. (2008) Red Belt, Black Belt: Racial Division, Class Inequality and the State in the French Urban Periphery and the American Ghetto, in Urban Poverty and the Underclass: A Reader (ed E. Mingione), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470712900.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Calzfornia, Berkeley

  2. 2

    Centre de Sociologie Europeènne

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631200369

Online ISBN: 9780470712900

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Keywords:

  • red belt;
  • black belt;
  • inequality;
  • income;
  • American ghetto

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Territorial Stigmatization: Roots, Experience and Effects

  • Delinquency, Street Violence and the Shrinking of Public Space

  • Institutional Isolation Versus Organizational Desertification

  • Social Vision and Division in Ghetto and Banlieue

  • Conclusion