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Quaker brotherhood : interracial activism and the American Friends Service Committee, 1917-1950

Author: Allan W Austin
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The links among religion, race relations, and peace activism

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan W Austin
ISBN: 9780252037047 0252037049
OCLC Number: 788273285
Description: xi, 257 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : The "friendly principle of brotherhood" --
"Let's do away with walls! : the AFSC's Interracial Section and race work in the United States, 1924-1929 --
Bridging race and peace : the AFSC in good times and bad, 1927-1931 --
"Intelligent leadership in the cause of racial brotherhood" : Quakers, social science, and the AFSC's interracial activism in the 1930s --
Refugees from abroad and at home : the hostel method and victims of war --
From race relations to community relations --
Conclusion : Race and reconciliation at mid-century.
Responsibility: Allan W. Austin.

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"A beautifully conceived and gracefully executed study of race and the American Friends Service Committee. Situated at the intersection of modern American religion, race relations, and social reform, Read more...

 
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