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Books editi da Univ Of North Carolina Pr con argomento African American Civil Rights Workers

Robert Parris Moses

Robert Parris Moses

Visser-maessen Laura 
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Hardcover) , 2016

One of the most influential leaders in the civil rights movement, Robert Parris Moses was essential in making Mississippi a central battleground state in the fight for voting rights. As a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Moses presented himself as a mere facilitator of grassroots activism...

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€ 32,30
I Am A Man!

I Am A Man!

Estes Steve 
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Paperback) , 2005

The civil rights movement was first and foremost a struggle for racial equality, but questions of gender lay deeply embedded within this struggle. Steve Estes explores key groups, leaders, and events in the movement to understand how activists used race and manhood to articulate their visions of what American society...

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€ 36,40
The Deacons for Defense

The Deacons for Defense

Hill Lance E. 
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Hardcover) , 2004

In 1964 a small group of African American men in Jonesboro, Louisiana, defied the nonviolence policy of the mainstream civil rights movement and formed an armed self-defense organization--the Deacons for Defense and Justice--to protect movement workers from vigilante and police violence. With their largest and most...

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€ 39,60
A Different Day

A Different Day

De Jong Greta 
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Paperback) , 2002

Examining African Americans' struggles for freedom and justice in rural Louisiana during the Jim Crow and civil rights eras, Gretà de Jong illuminates the connections between the informal strategies of resistance that black people pursued in the early twentieth century and the mass protests that emerged in the 1950s...

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€ 34,70