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The Resource Civil rights and wrongs : a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994, Harry S. Ashmore

Civil rights and wrongs : a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994, Harry S. Ashmore

Label
Civil rights and wrongs : a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994
Title
Civil rights and wrongs
Title remainder
a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994
Statement of responsibility
Harry S. Ashmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A personal account of the post-World War II civil rights movement assesses the causes, events, and ramifications of the movement
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214707
Cataloging source
DLC
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1916-1998
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Ashmore, Harry S
Dewey number
973.0496073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994
Label
Civil rights and wrongs : a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994, Harry S. Ashmore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Cornelia & Michael Bessie book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-413) and index
Contents
Prelude: Roosevelt and the New Deal -- Diversion: The upheaval of World War II -- Genesis: Truman and the Dixiecrats -- Stalemate: The Republican ascendancy -- Default: Eisenhower vs. the Supreme Court -- Transition: The Kennedys and the King -- Midpassage; The Democratic ascendancy -- Pinnacle: Johnson and the great society -- Realignment: New coalitions for both parties -- Retrograde: Nixon and the Southern strategy -- Interlude: Jerry, Jimmy, and Jesse -- Dead end: Triumph of a great communicator -- Postmortem: The Reagan counterrevolution -- Aftermath: Polarization of the primaries -- Turnaround: The Democrats rise again -- Prognosis: A battle for the disaffected
Control code
ocm28710918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 441 p.
Isbn
9780679431817
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93030553 //r94
System control number
(Sirsi) ABG-3898
Label
Civil rights and wrongs : a memoir of race and politics 1944-1994, Harry S. Ashmore
Publication
Note
"A Cornelia & Michael Bessie book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-413) and index
Contents
Prelude: Roosevelt and the New Deal -- Diversion: The upheaval of World War II -- Genesis: Truman and the Dixiecrats -- Stalemate: The Republican ascendancy -- Default: Eisenhower vs. the Supreme Court -- Transition: The Kennedys and the King -- Midpassage; The Democratic ascendancy -- Pinnacle: Johnson and the great society -- Realignment: New coalitions for both parties -- Retrograde: Nixon and the Southern strategy -- Interlude: Jerry, Jimmy, and Jesse -- Dead end: Triumph of a great communicator -- Postmortem: The Reagan counterrevolution -- Aftermath: Polarization of the primaries -- Turnaround: The Democrats rise again -- Prognosis: A battle for the disaffected
Control code
ocm28710918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 441 p.
Isbn
9780679431817
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93030553 //r94
System control number
(Sirsi) ABG-3898

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