skip to content
Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935

Author: Cheryl D Hicks
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010.
Series: Gender & American culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
With this book, Cheryl Hicks brings to light the voices and viewpoints of black working-class women, especially southern migrants, who were the subjects of urban and penal reform in early twentieth-century New York. In need of support as they navigated the discriminatory labor and housing markets and contended with poverty, maternity, and domestic violence, black women instead found themselves subject to hostility  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hicks, Cheryl D., 1971-
Talk with you like a woman.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010027107
(OCoLC)607975625
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cheryl D Hicks
ISBN: 9780807882320 0807882321 9781469603759 1469603756
OCLC Number: 698110362
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 372 pages) : illustrations, portraits.
Contents: To live a fuller and freer life : black women migrants' expectations and New York's urban realities, 1890-1927 --
The only one that would be interested in me : police brutality, black women's protection, and the New York Race Riot of 1900 --
I want to save these girls : single black women and their protectors, 1895-1911 --
Colored women of hard and vicious character : respectability, domesticity, and crime, 1893-1933 --
Tragedy of the colored girl in court : the National Urban League and New York's Women's Court, 1911-1931 --
In danger of becoming morally depraved : single black women, working-class black families, and New York State's Wayward Minor Laws, 1917-1928 --
A rather bright and good-looking colored girl : black women's sexuality, "harmful intimacy," and attempts to regulate desire, 1917-1928 --
I don't live on my sister, I living of myself : parole, gender, and black families, 1905-1935 --
She would be better off in the South : sending women on parole to their southern kin, 1920-1935 --
Conclusion: thank god I am independent one more time.
Series Title: Gender & American culture.
Responsibility: Cheryl D. Hicks.

Abstract:

Talk with You Like a Woman: African American Women, Justice, and Reform in New York, 1890-1935  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A masterly study of black women, reform, and the criminal justice system.--<i>Journal of American History</i>

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/698110362> # Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "698110362" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Place/chapel_hill> ; # Chapel Hill
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/women_s_rights_new_york_state_new_york_history_19th_century> ; # Women's rights--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/african_american_women_employment_new_york_state_new_york> ; # African American women--Employment--New York (State)--New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114598> ; # Sex role
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.488960730747/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799467> ; # African American women--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/social_science> ; # Social Science
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/racism_new_york_state_new_york_history_20th_century> ; # Racism--New York (State)--New York--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/social_science_women_s_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Women's Studies
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> ; # New York (State)--New York.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/african_american_women_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions_history> ; # African American women--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_african_american_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Event/1800_1999> ; # 1800-1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178818> ; # Women's rights
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799453> ; # African American women--Employment
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086616> ; # Racism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/sex_role_new_york_state_new_york_history_19th_century> ; # Sex role--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/268715777> ; # Cheryl D. Hicks
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description "With this book, Cheryl Hicks brings to light the voices and viewpoints of black working-class women, especially southern migrants, who were the subjects of urban and penal reform in early twentieth-century New York. In need of support as they navigated the discriminatory labor and housing markets and contended with poverty, maternity, and domestic violence, black women instead found themselves subject to hostility from black leaders, urban reformers, and the police. Through their actions as well as their words, black working-class women challenged prevailing views regarding black women and mor."@en ;
   schema:description "To live a fuller and freer life : black women migrants' expectations and New York's urban realities, 1890-1927 -- The only one that would be interested in me : police brutality, black women's protection, and the New York Race Riot of 1900 -- I want to save these girls : single black women and their protectors, 1895-1911 -- Colored women of hard and vicious character : respectability, domesticity, and crime, 1893-1933 -- Tragedy of the colored girl in court : the National Urban League and New York's Women's Court, 1911-1931 -- In danger of becoming morally depraved : single black women, working-class black families, and New York State's Wayward Minor Laws, 1917-1928 -- A rather bright and good-looking colored girl : black women's sexuality, "harmful intimacy," and attempts to regulate desire, 1917-1928 -- I don't live on my sister, I living of myself : parole, gender, and black families, 1905-1935 -- She would be better off in the South : sending women on parole to their southern kin, 1920-1935 -- Conclusion: thank god I am independent one more time."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836674518> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Series/gender_and_american_culture> ; # Gender and American culture
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Series/gender_&_american_culture> ; # Gender & American culture.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607975625> ;
   schema:name "Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935"@en ;
   schema:productID "698110362" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/698110362#PublicationEvent/chapel_hill_university_of_north_carolina_press_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Agent/university_of_north_carolina_press> ; # University of North Carolina Press
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=353073> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/lib/soas/Doc?id=10442132> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10442132> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=655811> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=930409> ;
   schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9781469603759/> ;
   schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807882320_Hicks> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=353073> ;
   schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.5149/9780807882320_hicks> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469603759> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807882320> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/698110362> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Agent/university_of_north_carolina_press> # University of North Carolina Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of North Carolina Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Series/gender_&_american_culture> # Gender & American culture.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/698110362> ; # Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935
   schema:name "Gender & American culture." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Series/gender_and_american_culture> # Gender and American culture
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/698110362> ; # Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935
   schema:name "Gender and American culture" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/african_american_women_employment_new_york_state_new_york> # African American women--Employment--New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001923> ;
   schema:name "African American women--Employment--New York (State)--New York"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/african_american_women_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions_history> # African American women--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001923> ;
   schema:name "African American women--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/racism_new_york_state_new_york_history_20th_century> # Racism--New York (State)--New York--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85110266> ;
   schema:name "Racism--New York (State)--New York--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/sex_role_new_york_state_new_york_history_19th_century> # Sex role--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85120663> ;
   schema:name "Sex role--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_african_american_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/social_science_women_s_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Women's Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Women's Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836674518#Topic/women_s_rights_new_york_state_new_york_history_19th_century> # Women's rights--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85147768> ;
   schema:name "Women's rights--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086616> # Racism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Racism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114598> # Sex role
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex role"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178818> # Women's rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women's rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> # New York (State)--New York.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York (State)--New York." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799453> # African American women--Employment
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American women--Employment"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799467> # African American women--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American women--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://site.ebrary.com/lib/soas/Doc?id=10442132>
   rdfs:comment "Connect to electronic book via ebrary." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/268715777> # Cheryl D. Hicks
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1971" ;
   schema:familyName "Hicks" ;
   schema:givenName "Cheryl D." ;
   schema:name "Cheryl D. Hicks" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807882320>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0807882321" ;
   schema:isbn "9780807882320" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781469603759>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1469603756" ;
   schema:isbn "9781469603759" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607975625>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Talk with you like a woman." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/698110362> ; # Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/698110362>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/698110362> ; # Talk with you like a woman : African American women, justice, and reform in New York, 1890-1935
   schema:dateModified "2017-01-20" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.