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'In my Liverpool home': an investigation into the institutionalised invisibility of Liverpool's black citizens

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Boyle,Bill (Author), Charles,Marie (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
May 2012
Published:
Abingdon, UK: Taylor & Francis
ISBN:
0268-0939
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Blacks, Educational policy, Local government, Black Britons, Africans, Employment, Teaching, Employment and labor supply, Police and law enforcement, City councils, Colleges and universities
Notes:
Reviewing the 22 years that have elapsed since Gifford's 1989 report labelled Liverpool as racist, the authors focus on the fact that in a city which has had a British African Caribbean community for over 400 years, there is minimum representation of that community in the city's workforce.