Schooling the freed people : teaching, learning, and the struggle for Black freedom, 1861-1876

Butchart, Ronald E

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  • Creator Ronald E. Butchart
  • Format Books
  • Publication Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • xxii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780807834206, 0807834203
  • OCLC ocn598304987

Summary

  • The definitive book on freedmen's teachers in the South as well as an outstanding contribution to social history and our understanding of African American education.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-300) and index.

Contents

  • At the dawn of freedom -- To serve my own people : Black teachers in the Southern Black schools -- It will result in a better understanding of their duties : Southern white teachers and the limits of emancipation -- A desire to labor in the missionary cause : Northern white teachers and the ambiguities of emancipation -- You will, of course, wish to know all about our school : learning and teaching in the freed people's schools -- Race, Reconstruction, and redemption : the fate of emancipation and education, 1861-1876 -- Appendix A. Teachers in the freed people's schools, 1861-1876 -- Appendix B. Estimating the number of Black and Southern white teachers, 1869-1876
  • At the dawn of freedom -- To serve my own people: black teachers in the Southern black schools -- It will result in a better understanding of their duties: Southern white teachers and the limits of emancipation -- A desire to labor in the missionary cause: Northern white teachers and the ambiguities of emancipation -- You will, of course, wish to know all about our school: learning and teaching in the freed people's schools -- Race, reconstruction, and redemption: the fate of emancipation and education, 1861-1876 -- Appendix A: teachers in the freed people's schools, 1861-1876 -- Appendix B: estimating the number of black and Southern white teachers, 1869-1876
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