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Teaching equality : Black schools in the age of Jim Crow

Author: Adam Fairclough
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, ©2001.
Series: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 43.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Teaching Equality, Adam Fairclough provides an overview of the enormous contributions made by African American teachers to the black freedom movement in the United States. Beginning with the close of the Civil War, when "the efforts of the slave regime to prevent black literacy meant that blacks ... associated education with liberation," Fairclough explores the development of educational ideals in the black
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Fairclough
ISBN: 0820322725 9780820322728 0820350397 9780820350394
OCLC Number: 44905041
Description: x, 110 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Liberation or collaboration? Black teachers in the era of white supremacy --
Robert R. Moton and the travail of the black college president --
Black teachers and the civil rights movement.
Series Title: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 43.
Responsibility: Adam Fairclough.
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In three essays, Fairclough evaluates the actions of African American educators from 1877 to 1954 in the southern US. First he considers the work of black teachers during the last part of the 19th Read more...

 
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