The journey to the promised land : the African American struggle for development since the Civil War / Dickson A. Mungazi ; foreword by Dione Brooks Taylor

Author(s): Mungazi, Dickson A
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Subjects: African Americans--History--1863-1877
African Americans--History--1877-1964
African Americans--History--1964-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxvii, 213 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Illustrations
Foreword / Dione Brooks Taylor
1. Preparing for the Journey: The Search for a New Identity 1
2. The Courts and the Search for a Passage 25
3. The Search for a Moses: The Effect of Leadership 51
4. Obstacles to the Journey: Conflict in the Strategy 81
5. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Sighting the Promised Land 105
6. Civil Rights Legislation: Vehicle to the Promised Land 127
7. African and African American Struggles in Comparative Perspective 147
8. The Journey to the Promised Land: Summary, Conclusions, and Implications 169
Selected Bibliography 195
Index 203
Notes: LCCN: 00029854
ISBN: 0275968243 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliogaphical references (p. [195]-202) and index
OCLC Number: 43684618
ISBN/ISSN: 0275968243