Carry it on : the war on poverty and the civil rights movement in Alabama, 1964-1972 (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Carry it on : the war on poverty and the civil rights movement in Alabama, 1964-1972

Author: Susan Youngblood Ashmore
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of how the local struggle for equality in Alabama fared in the wake of federal laws - the Civil Rights Act, the Economic Opportunity Act, and the Voting Rights Act. It looks at the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Youngblood Ashmore
ISBN: 9780820330075 0820330078 9780820330518 0820330515
OCLC Number: 181072565
Description: xiv, 398 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: How will freedom come? --
Southern accents : the politics of race and the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 --
At the crossroads : the programs of the Office of Economic Opportunity and civil rights in the south --
Wallace's infrastructure : Alabama state and local government defiance of federal civil rights laws --
In Selma's wake : organizing for change in the Alabama Black Belt after the Selma to Montgomery march --
In the rurals : the civil rights movement, the war on poverty, and the 1966 statewide elections in the Alabama Black Belt --
Agriculture is more than farming : the Southwest Alabama Farmers Cooperative Association and the National Democratic Party of Alabama --
Old patterns and new designs : evaluating the Community Action Program in the Alabama Black Belt --
Carry it on, carry it on.
Responsibility: Susan Youngblood Ashmore.
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