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

Tuck, Stephen G. N

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  • Creator Stephen Tuck
  • Format Books
  • Publication Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 494 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780674036260, 0674036263
  • OCLC ocn319493060

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

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
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