ERIC Number: ED022837
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Bibliography on the Urban Crisis; The Behavioral, Psychological, and Sociological Aspects of the Urban Crisis.
National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Chevy Chase, MD. National Clearinghouse for Mental Health Information.
The purpose of this bibliography is to present a comprehensive catalogue of the academic and nonacademic literature on the causes, effects, and responses to urban civil disorders. Most of the works were published since 1954 although earlier literature is also represented. Each citation is placed in one of nine categories and arranged according to year of publication and alphabetically by author. The subjects of the categories are (1) racial riots and racially-motivated social disorders, (2) nonracial riots and disorders, (3) prevention and control of riots, (4) theories of rioting and social disorder, (5) the social, economic, and interpersonal environment of minority groups, (6) intergroup relations, (7) the organizations, philosophies, and leadership of emerging social and political movements, (8) civil rights, and (9) the response to conditions of poverty and social disorder through poverty programs and legislation. (EF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Chevy Chase, MD. National Clearinghouse for Mental Health Information.