(see also & )
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Douzet, Frederick. "Geopolitics of multiculturalism: the example of Oakland, CA," Public Affairs Report 41,3 (5/00).
Walsh, Joan. "Brown's town: Jerry Brown's latest reincarnation," New Republic (8/30/99).
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Bush, Rod (ed.) The New Black Vote: Politics & Power in Four American Cities (San Francisco: Synthesis, 1984). Oakland, Detroit, Chicago & Boston.
Mullin, Megan. City Caesars? Institutional Structure & Mayoral Success in Three California Cities (Thousand Oaks CA: Sage, 2004). Oakland, San Francisco & San Jose.
Rhomberg, Chris. No There There: Race, Class & Political Community in Oakland (Berkeley: U. of California, 2004).
Self, Robert O. American Babylon: Race & the Struggle for Postwar Oakland (Princeton NJ: Princeton, 2004).