Gender and Jim Crow : women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920 (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Gender and Jim Crow : women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920

Author: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1996.
Series: Gender & American culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Glenda Gilmore explores the pivotal and interconnected roles played by gender and race in North Carolina politics from the period immediately preceding the disfranchisement of black men in 1900 to the time black and white women gained the vote in 1920. Gender and Jim Crow argues that the ideology of white supremacy embodied in the Jim Crow laws of the turn of the century profoundly reordered society and that within
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gilmore, Glenda Elizabeth.
Gender and Jim Crow.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)604964612
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
ISBN: 0807822876 9780807822876 0807845965 9780807845967
OCLC Number: 34283101
Description: xxii, 384 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Place and Possibility --
2. Race and Womanhood --
3. Race and Manhood --
4. Sex and Violence in Procrustes's Bed --
5. No Middle Ground --
6. Diplomatic Women --
7. Forging Interracial Links --
8. Women and Ballots.
Series Title: Gender & American culture.
Responsibility: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore.
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Recovers the rich nuances of southern political history by placing black women at its centre. Glenda Gilmore explores the pivotal and interconnected roles played by gender and race in North Carolina  Read more...

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