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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Lau, Peter F.
Democracy Rising : South Carolina and the Fight for Black Equality since 1865.
Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2015
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Peter F Lau
|Description:||1 online resource (364 pages).|
|Contents:||Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Politics of Civil Rights Struggle; 1 Segregation and Self-Determination: The Making of the NAACP; The ""Dixie District"" and the Remaking of the NAACP; The Past Meets the Present in Columbia; The Past Meets the Present in Charleston; 2 Riot and Reaction: The Lineaments of Reinvention; Riot and Reaction; Migration, the UNIA, and the Unmaking of the NAACP; John Birks ""Dizzy"" Gillespie and the Lineaments of Reinvention; 3 Radicalism and Liberal Reform: The NAACP during the New Deal. The NAACP's Second Amenia Conference and the Radical ChallengeThe Greenville County Council for Community Development and Liberal Reform; The NAACP in Greenville: Black Voting Rights and Gendered Strife; 4 Civil Rights and Collective Action: The Battle for Black Empowerment; Levi G. Byrd: Toward a Politics of Interdependence; The NAACP State Conference of Branches and the Struggle for Group Recognition; The Progressive Democratic Party and the Fight for Black Empowerment; 5 Popular Fronts: From New Deal Coalition to Black Rights Revolution. ""We Shall Overcome""?: Black Tobacco Workers Strike American Tobacco Co. The Southern Negro Youth Congress and the 1946 Columbia Youth Legislature; NAACP Revivalism and the Expanding Civil Rights Insurgency; 6 Cold War Civil Rights: Brown v. Board of Education and the Emerging Powerof the Periphery; From Clarendon County to Brown v. Board of Education; Toward a New Beginning?; Conclusion: Movement, Memory, and American Democracy; Notes; Bibliography; Index.|
|Series Title:||Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century.|
- African Americans -- Civil rights -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century.
- Civil rights movements -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century.
- South Carolina -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
- HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
- African Americans -- Civil rights.
- Civil rights movements.
- Race relations.
- South Carolina.