We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama / Stephen Tuck

Author(s): Tuck, Stephen G. N
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Subjects: African Americans--Civil rights--History
Social justice--United States--History
Civil rights movements--United States--History
African Americans--History--1863-1877
African Americans--History--1877-1964
African Americans--History--1964-
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2010
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: viii, 494 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Prologue 1
1.. The Freedom War 1861-1865 11
2.. Freedom Is Not Enough 1865-1877 37
3.. Resisting the Juggernaut of White Supremacy 1878-1906 71
4.. Black Leaders Reckon with Jim Crow 1893-1916 102
5.. Great War and Great Migration 1917-1924 136
6.. Renaissance in Harlem, Dark Ages Elsewhere 1924-1941 170
7.. World War II and Its Aftermath 1941-1948 206
8.. Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back 1949-1959 239
9.. The Civil Rights Movement 1960-1965 281
10.. Black Power and Grassroots Protest 1966-1978 326
11.. Reagan, Rap, and Resistance 1979-2000 371
Epilogue 407
Notes 421
Acknowledgments 478
Index 480
Notes: LCCN: 2009035237
ISBN: 9780674036260 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0674036263 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Prologue -- The freedom war, 1861-1865 -- Freedom is not enough, 1865-1877 -- Resisting the juggernaut of White supremacy, 1878-1906 -- Black leaders reckon with Jim Crow, 1893-1916 -- Great War and Great Migration, 1917-1924 -- Renaissance in Harlem, dark ages elsewhere, 1924-1941 -- World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1948 -- Three steps forward, two steps back, 1949-1959 -- The civil rights movement, 1960-1965 -- Black power and grassroots protest, 1966-1978 -- Reagan, rap, and resistance, 1979-2000 -- Epilogue
OCLC Number: 319493060
ISBN/ISSN: 9780674036260
0674036263