The Cosmopolitan Canopy (Paperback)

Race and Civility in Everyday Life

By Elijah Anderson

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393340518, 336pp.

Publication Date: March 12, 2012

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Hardcover (3/28/2011)

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Elijah Anderson, called "one of our best urban ethnographers" by the New York Times Book Review, introduces the concept of the "cosmopolitan canopy": the urban islands of civility amid segregated ghettos, suburbs, and ethnic enclaves.