Book ID: CBB068964480

Zoo Renewal: White Flight and the Animal Ghetto (2015)

unapi

Why do we feel bad at the zoo? In a fascinating counterhistory of American zoos in the 1960s and 1970s, Lisa Uddin revisits the familiar narrative of zoo reform, and shows how the drive to protect endangered species and to ensure larger, safer zoos was shaped by struggles over urban decay, suburban growth, and the dilemmas of postwar American whiteness.

...More
Reviewed By

Review Richard W. Burkhardt (2016) Review of "Zoo Renewal: White Flight and the Animal Ghetto". Environmental History (pp. 385-386). unapi

Citation URI
http://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB068964480/

Similar Citations

Article Olivia Marcucci; (2017)
Zora Neale Hurston and the Brown Debate: Race, Class, and the Progressive Empire (/isis/citation/CBB076521156/) unapi

Thesis Uddin, Lisa; (2009)
Breeding Grounds: Race, Space and Species in the New American Zoo (/isis/citation/CBB001561276/) unapi

Book Karen A. Johnson; Abul Pitre Fayetteville State University North Carolina; Kenneth L. Johnson; (2014)
African American Women Educators: A Critical Examination of Their Pedagogies, Educational Ideas, and Activism from the Nineteenth to the Mid-twentieth Century (/isis/citation/CBB910808148/) unapi

Thesis David Alan Varel; (2015)
Race, Class, and Socialization: Allison Davis and Twentieth-century American Social Thought (/isis/citation/CBB664780930/) unapi

Thesis Jeffrey Aaron Snyder; (2011)
Race, Nation and Education: Black History During Jim Crow (/isis/citation/CBB691998127/) unapi

Thesis Amanda R. Modell; (2019)
Hearing Heredity: Sound, Music, and Evolution in the Twentieth-Century U.S. (/isis/citation/CBB068423165/) unapi

Article Childers, Leisl Carr; (2013)
Leisl Carr Childers on The Gus Bundy Photographs and The Wild Horse Controversy (/isis/citation/CBB001320301/) unapi

Book Jones, Matthew; (2010)
After Hiroshima: The United States, Race, and Nuclear Weapons in Asia, 1945--1965 (/isis/citation/CBB001231456/) unapi

Thesis Glenn, Jason Edwin; (2005)
Medicalizing Addictions, Criminalizing Addicts: Race, Politics and Profit inNarratives of Addiction (/isis/citation/CBB001561587/) unapi

Book William Aspray; (2016)
Women and Underrepresented Minorities in Computing: A Historical and Social Study (/isis/citation/CBB189103861/) unapi

Article Chu, Patricia E.; (2013)
The American Genome Project: A Biopolitical History of the Contemporary Ethno-racial Novel (/isis/citation/CBB001200683/) unapi

Thesis Daitch, Vicki McKinney; (2000)
From Sympathy to Synergy: Humane Activism in the Modern Environmental Movement (/isis/citation/CBB001562696/) unapi

Article Sanders, Jeffrey C.; (2011)
Animal Trouble and Urban Anxiety: Human-Animal Interaction in Post-Earth Day Seattle (/isis/citation/CBB001034501/) unapi

Article Whitney, Kristoffer; (2014)
Domesticating Nature? Surveillance and Conservation of Migratory Shorebirds in the “Atlantic Flyway” (/isis/citation/CBB001420087/) unapi

Book Alex Blanchette; (2020)
Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the Factory Farm (/isis/citation/CBB310405339/) unapi

Book Nelson, A. R.; Rudolph, J. L.; (2010)
Education and the culture of print in modern America (/isis/citation/CBB001180015/) unapi

Authors & Contributors
Sanders, Jeffrey C.
Nelson, A. R.
Rudolph, J. L.
Chu, Patricia E.
Jones, Matthew L.
Childers, Leisl Carr
Journals
Environmental History
American Literary History
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Histoire & Mesure
Gender and History
Journal of Southern History
Publishers
University of Wisconsin Press
Cambridge University Press
University of Rochester
Harvard University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of California, Davis
Concepts
Race
Education
Human-animal relationships
African Americans
Science and politics
Segregation
People
Uexküll, Jakob Johann von
Hurston, Zora Neale
Davis, Allison
Franklin, John Hope
Locke, Alain
Time Periods
20th century, late
21st century
20th century
20th century, early
19th century
Places
United States
Seattle (Washington, U.S.)
Asia
Kansas (U.S.)
Michigan (U.S.)
Mississippi (U.S.)
Institutions
Human Genome Project
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment