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Civil rights crossroads : nation, community, and the Black freedom struggle

Lawson, Steven F., 1945-

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  • Creator Steven F. Lawson
  • Format Books
  • Publication
    • Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2003]
    • ©2003
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 384 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0813157129, 1322596875, 9780813122878, 0813122872, 9780813157122, 0813191548, 9780813191546
  • OCLC ocm52559052, ocn607058836

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [354]-363) and index.

Contents

  • Studying the Civil Rights Movement -- Freedom then, freedom now -- Lyndon B. Johnson and the Black freedom struggle -- Exploring Johnson's civil rights policy -- The improbable emancipator -- Mixing moderation with militancy -- Civil rights and Black politics -- From boycotts to ballots -- Preserving the second reconstruction -- The unmaking of the second reconstruction -- From the bottom up -- Florida's little Scottsboro -- Investigations and massive resistance -- From sit-in to race riot -- New paths of exploration -- Rock 'n' roll, the payola scandal, and the political culture of civil rights -- Women, civil rights, and black liberation
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