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The Resource We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck

We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck

Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama
Title
We ain't what we ought to be
Title remainder
the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Tuck
Title variation
We are not what we ought to be
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the struggles for African American freedoms and equality from the end of the Civil War to the current day, focusing on the achievements of grassroots activists and national leaders alike
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuck, Stephen G. N
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.T797 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Social justice
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [421]-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The freedom war, 1861-1865 -- Freedom is not enough, 1865-1877 -- Resisting the juggernaut of White supremacy, 1878-1906 -- Black leaders reckon with Jim Crow, 1893-1916 -- Great War and Great Migration, 1917-1924 -- Renaissance in Harlem, dark ages elsewhere, 1924-1941 -- World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1948 -- Three steps forward, two steps back, 1949-1959 -- The civil rights movement, 1960-1965 -- Black power and grassroots protest, 1966-1978 -- Reagan, rap, and resistance, 1979-2000 -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 494 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674036260
Lccn
2009035237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0008334183
  • 1203455
Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [421]-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The freedom war, 1861-1865 -- Freedom is not enough, 1865-1877 -- Resisting the juggernaut of White supremacy, 1878-1906 -- Black leaders reckon with Jim Crow, 1893-1916 -- Great War and Great Migration, 1917-1924 -- Renaissance in Harlem, dark ages elsewhere, 1924-1941 -- World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1948 -- Three steps forward, two steps back, 1949-1959 -- The civil rights movement, 1960-1965 -- Black power and grassroots protest, 1966-1978 -- Reagan, rap, and resistance, 1979-2000 -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 494 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674036260
Lccn
2009035237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0008334183
  • 1203455

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