The Many Faces Of Judge Lynch

Author: Christopher Waldrep
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312293994
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A ground breaking study of extralegal violence that considers the changing meaning and use of the term "lynching" throughout American history.

Lynching In America

Author: Christopher Waldrep
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814793991
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From the American Revolution to the expansion of the western frontier, Waldrep shows how communities defended lynching as a way to maintain law and order."--Publisher description.

Documenting American Violence

Author: Christopher Waldrep
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199724321
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Many Americans form their opinions about the state of American violence through
particular dramatic crimes and trials. One of the editors of this volume pointed out
the statistical decline to his students only to be greeted with disbelief. The
students had “seen” scores of homicides on television and read reports of murder
. 1. Christopher Waldrep, The Many Faces of Judge Lynch: Extralegal Violence
and Punishment in America (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002), 152–53. 2.

Vicksburg S Long Shadow

Author: Christopher Waldrep
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742548688
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In this highly-anticipated new work, Christopher Waldrep takes a fresh look at how the Vicksburg campaign was fought and remembered.

Toward The Meeting Of The Waters

Author: Winfred B. Moore
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
ISBN: 9781570037559
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Christopher Waldrep, The Many Faces of Judge Lynch The standard version of
the lynching of Willie Earle, who was taken from the county jail in Pickens, South
Carolina, in 1 947, and of the highly publicized trial of his murderers the following
May has often been repeated.1 The events began on a Saturday evening,
February 15, when Thomas Watson Brown, a white, forty-eight-year-old taxi
driver, picked up a fare at the corner of Markley and Calhoun streets in Greenville
, South ...

Lynching To Belong

Author: Cynthia Skove Nevels
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585445899
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Hale, Making Whiteness, offers a cultural theory that links lynching to a new
consumerism. For analysis that probes the connection between lynching and
southern evangelical religion, see Mathews, "Southern Rite of Human Sacrifice,"
and Patterson, Rituals of Blood. Feimster, "Ladies and Lynching," offers further
perspective on the influence of gender in lynching. For an exploration of the
historical use and meaning of the word lynching, see Waldrep, Many Faces of
Judge Lynch.

Rape Race And Redemption

Author: Cassandra Lynn Lucas
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Cutler, Lynch Law, 276. ”W. Fitzhugh Brundage argues that, “As should be clear,
all definitions of lynching, to varying degrees, are arbitrary.” Brundage, Lynching
in the New South, 292. See also Christopher Waldrep's discussion over the
NAACP struggle to define lynching in the 1940s. Christopher Waldrep, The Many
Faces of Judge Hynch. Extralegal Violence and Punishment in America (New
York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002), 2. "Cutler, Lynch Law, 9-10. * The term lynching
itself ...

Roots Of Disorder

Author: Christopher Waldrep
ISBN: 9780252024252
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Roots of Disorder shows how the criminal justice system itself plays a role in shaping the attitudes that encourage vigilantism.

Black Women S Intellectual Traditions

Author: Kristin Waters
Publisher: University Press of New England
ISBN: 9781584656333
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See also Christopher Waldrep, The Many Faces of Judge Lynch: Extralegal
Violence and Punishment in America (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2002). 13.
Logan, We Are Coming, 70. 14. Ida B. Wells-Barnett discusses the lynching of
Thomas Moss, Calvin McDowell, and Henry Stewart, People's Grocery Store
owners in Memphis, Tennessee, as being motivated by the threat that their
business success posed to a rival white grocery store in Crusade for Justice: The
Autobiography of ...