The new African American urban history / edited by Kenneth W. Goings, Raymond A. Mohl

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Subjects: Urbanization--United States--History
African Americans--Social conditions--To 1964
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1996
LC Classification: H, HT
Physical Description: viii, 381 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Toward a New African American Urban History / Kenneth W. Goings, Raymond A. Mohl 1
2. "It Was a Proud Day": African Americans, Festivals, and Parades in the North, 1741-1834 / Shane White 17
3. Mapping the Terrain of Black Richmond / Elsa Barkley Brown, Gregg D. Kimball 66
4. Connecting Memory, Self, and the Power of Place in African American Urban History / Earl Lewis 116
5. "Unhidden" Transcripts: Memphis and African American Agency, 1862-1920 / Kenneth W. Goings, Gerald L. Smith 142
6. Domination and Resistance: The Politics of Wage Household Labor in New South Atlanta / Tera W. Hunter 167
7. "We Are Not What We Seem": Rethinking Black Working-Class Opposition in the Jim Crow South / Robin D. G. Kelley 187
8. Black Migration to the Urban Midwest: The Gender Dimension, 1915-1945 / Darlene Clark Hine 240
9. Making the Second Ghetto in Metropolitan Miami, 1940-1960 / Raymond A. Mohl 266
10. African Americans in the City: The Industrial Era, 1900-1950 / Joe W. Trotter 299
11. African Americans in the City Since World War II: From the Industrial to the Postindustrial Era / Kenneth L. Kusmer 320
Index 369
About the Authors 379
Additional Authors: Goings, Kenneth W., 1951-
Mohl, Raymond A
Notes: LCCN: 95050234
ISBN: 0761903089 (cloth : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0761903097 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Toward a new African American urban history / Kenneth W. Goings and Raymond A. Mohl -- "It was a proud day" : African Americans, festivals, and parades in the North, 1741-1834 / Shane White -- Mapping the terrain of Black Richmond / Elsa Barkley Brown and Gregg D. Kimball -- Connecting memory, self, and the power of place in African American urban history / Earl Lewis -- "Unhidden" transcripts : Memphis and African American agency, 1862-1920 / Kenneth W. Goings and Gerald L. Smith -- Domination and resistance : the politics of wage household labor in New South Atlanta / Tera W. Hunter -- "We are not what we seem" : rethinking Black working-class opposition in the Jim Crow South / Robin D.G. Kelley -- Black migration to the urban Midwest : the gender dimension, 1915-1945 / Darlene Clark Hine -- Making the second ghetto in metropolitan Miami, 1940-1960 / Raymond A. Mohl -- African Americans in the city : the industrial era, 1900-1950 / Joe W. Trotter -- African Americans in the city since World War II : from the industrial to the postindustrial era / Kenneth L. Kusmer
OCLC Number: 33983908
ISBN/ISSN: 0761903089
0761903097