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CORE : a study in the civil rights movement, 1942-1968

CORE : a study in the civil rights movement, 1942-1968

Author: August Meier; Elliott M Rudwick
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meier, August, 1923-2003.
CORE; a study in the civil rights movement, 1942-1968.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1973
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: August Meier; Elliott M Rudwick
ISBN: 0195016270 9780195016277 0252005678 9780252005671
OCLC Number: 598471
Description: xii, 563 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Pt. 1: the pioneers, 1942-1959 --
How CORE began, 1942-1947 --
Growth and disintegration, 1947-1954 --
Nadir and revival, 1954-1959 --
Pt. 2: CORE and the sit-ins come of age, 1960 --
CORE and the black student movement --
Pt. 3: ride toward freedom, 1961-1963 --
The freedom ride and its consequences --
CORE in the south --
New directions in the North --
Pt. 4: CORE at its zenith, 1963-1964 --
Direct action: high tide and decline --
Battle for the ballot --
Winds of organizational change --
Pt. 5: CORE in decline: the road toward black power, 1964-1966 --
Community organization: the hope and the reality --
A house divided.
Responsibility: August Meier and Elliott Rudwick.


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