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The Resource The politics of injustice : the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise, David Niven

The politics of injustice : the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise, David Niven

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The politics of injustice : the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise
Title
The politics of injustice
Title remainder
the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise
Statement of responsibility
David Niven
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While historians have accepted John Kennedy's assumption that moderation on civil rights was politically prudent, Niven (political science, Florida Atlantic U.) argues that Kennedy should have committed to civil rights on taking office because it was politically as well as morally right. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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266680
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Niven, David
Dewey number
973.922
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Kennedy, Robert F
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Politics, Practical
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise
Label
The politics of injustice : the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise, David Niven
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy035/2002011948.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-255) and index
Contents
Who would get the stitches? The political foundation of John F. Kennedy -- Looking for the promise of America in a bus station : the freedom rides and the Kennedys, 1961 -- The solid South has cracked : the evolution of the Democratic Party's base -- "We thank Jack, Bob, and God" : the burgeoning connection between civil rights and the Kennedys -- "Good men do not go half way with evil" : the value of compromise on a moral issue -- Passion and compromise : lessons then and now -- Appendix : political enthusiasm of pro- and anti-civil rights "carers," 1960
Control code
ocm50316235
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781572332126
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002011948
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-5801
Label
The politics of injustice : the Kennedys, the freedom rides, and the electoral consequences of a moral compromise, David Niven
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy035/2002011948.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-255) and index
Contents
Who would get the stitches? The political foundation of John F. Kennedy -- Looking for the promise of America in a bus station : the freedom rides and the Kennedys, 1961 -- The solid South has cracked : the evolution of the Democratic Party's base -- "We thank Jack, Bob, and God" : the burgeoning connection between civil rights and the Kennedys -- "Good men do not go half way with evil" : the value of compromise on a moral issue -- Passion and compromise : lessons then and now -- Appendix : political enthusiasm of pro- and anti-civil rights "carers," 1960
Control code
ocm50316235
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781572332126
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002011948
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-5801

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