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A Descriptive Analysis Of The Election Of A Black Male Elite Middle Class To Public Office And Its Role In Improving The Quality Of Black Life In The City Of Atlanta, Georgia, 1989-1996, Terrance U. Parker Dec 1998

A Descriptive Analysis Of The Election Of A Black Male Elite Middle Class To Public Office And Its Role In Improving The Quality Of Black Life In The City Of Atlanta, Georgia, 1989-1996, Terrance U. Parker

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The purpose of this case study is to conduct a descriptive analysis of the election of Black males to public office and the role they played in improving the quality of Black life in the city of Atlanta, Georgia. The study has analyzed and examined the impact that education, housing, income, and health care demographic factors have contributed to the election of these males to various committees, boards and commissions in the city of Atlanta and Fulton County Georgia. The study has also examined the political activity of college fraternities, urban voluntary associations, and community based organizations that played a ...