A Chance For Change

Author: Crystal R. Sanders
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469627817
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Head Start and Mississippi's Black Freedom Struggle Crystal R. Sanders ...
struggle / Crystal R. Sanders. pages cm — (The John Hope Franklin series in
African American history and culture) Includes bibliographical references and
index.

Along Freedom Road

Author: David S. Cecelski
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807860735
Size: 16.59 MB
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This book, then, is the story of one county's extraordinary struggle for civil rights, but at the same time it explores the fight for civil rights in all of eastern North Carolina and the dismantling of black education throughout the South.

Using Past As Prologue

Author: Dionne Danns
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 1681231727
Size: 22.61 MB
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The volume covers both the North and South in the 19th and 20th centuries.

You Can T Eat Freedom

Author: Greta de Jong
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469629313
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Focusing on the plantation regions of Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Greta de Jong analyzes how social justice activists responded to mass unemployment by lobbying political leaders, initiating antipoverty projects, and forming ...

Down To The Crossroads

Author: Aram Goudsouzian
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374710767
Size: 75.60 MB
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Aram Goudsouzian's Down to the Crossroads is the story of the last great march of the King era, and the first great showdown of the turbulent years that followed.

Five Miles Away A World Apart

Author: James E. Ryan
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199745609
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In his important new book, Five Miles Away, A World Apart, James E. Ryan answers this question by tracing the fortunes of two schools in Richmond, Virginia--one in the city and the other in the suburbs.

The Rise And Fall Of The Associated Negro Press

Author: Gerald Horne
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252099761
Size: 38.98 MB
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In the end, Barnett's activist success undid his work. Horne traces the dramatic story of the ANP's collapse as the mainstream press, retreating from Jim Crow, finally covered black issues and hired African American journalists.

Schools Betrayed

Author: Kathryn M. Neckerman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226569624
Size: 59.32 MB
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In Schools Betrayed, her innovative history of race and urban education, Kathryn M. Neckerman tells the story of how and why these schools came to serve black children so much worse than their white counterparts.

Building The Federal Schoolhouse

Author: Douglas S. Reed
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199838488
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The book examines these issues through an in-depth, fifty year examination of federal educational policies at work within one community, Alexandria, Virginia.