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Black manhood and community building in North Carolina, 1900-1930

Author: Angela Hornsby-Gutting
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2010. ©2009
Series: New perspectives on the history of the South.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Historical treatments of race during the early twentieth century have generally focused on black women's activism. Leading books about the disenfranchisement era hint that black men withdrew from positions of community leadership until later in the century. Angela Hornsby-Gutting argues that middle-class black men in North Carolina in fact actively responded to new manifestations of racism. Focusing on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hornsby-Gutting, Angela.
Black manhood and community building in North Carolina, 1900-1930.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2009
(OCoLC)608499541
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Hornsby-Gutting
ISBN: 9780813032931 0813032938 9780813036793 0813036798
OCLC Number: 953799613
Notes: First cloth printing, 2009. First paperback printing, 2010. (title page verso).
Description: xiv, 244 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: What can he do?: African-American churchmen confront the Black women's era --
Solving the boy problem: fashioning boys into respectable race men --
"Badge of a man": gender and fraternity in North Carolina's Black secret society --
"Let the white man put himself in the negro's place": Black men navigate the terrain of race ambassador.
Series Title: New perspectives on the history of the South.
Responsibility: Angela Hornsby-Gutting.
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Argues that middle-class black men in North Carolina actively responded to new manifestations of racism. Focusing on the localized, grassroots work of black men, this book offers insights about  Read more...

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