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History and hope in the heart of Dixie : scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South

Author: Gordon E Harvey; Richard D Starnes; Glenn Feldman
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2006.
Series: Modern South.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Can any good thing come from Auburn? / John Shelton Reed -- Revisiting race relations in an Upland South community : Lacrosse, Arkansas / Brooks Blevins -- Southern accents : the politics of race and the passage of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 / Susan Youngblood Ashmore -- Is there a balm in Gilead? Baptists and reform in North Carolina, 1900-1925 / Richard D. Starnes -- The beginnings of interracialism :  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
History and hope in the heart of Dixie.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607760812
Named Person: Wayne Flynt; Wayne Flynt
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon E Harvey; Richard D Starnes; Glenn Feldman
ISBN: 0817315071 9780817315078 0817353208 9780817353209
OCLC Number: 62109929
Description: xii, 224 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Can any good thing come from Auburn? / John Shelton Reed --
Revisiting race relations in an Upland South community : Lacrosse, Arkansas / Brooks Blevins --
Southern accents : the politics of race and the passage of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 / Susan Youngblood Ashmore --
Is there a balm in Gilead? Baptists and reform in North Carolina, 1900-1925 / Richard D. Starnes --
The beginnings of interracialism : Macon, Georgia, in the 1930s / Andrew M. Manis --
Race, class, the Southern conference, and the beginning of the end of the New Deal coalition / Glenn Feldman --
"Wallaceism is an insidious and treacherous type of disease" : the 1970 Alabama gubernatorial election and the "Wallace freeze" on Alabama politics / Gordon E. Harvey --
Divide and conquer : interest groups and political culture in Alabama, 1929-1971 / Jeff Frederick --
The scholar as activist / Dewayne Key --
Evangelist for constitutional reform / Bailey Thomson --
The historian as public policy activist / Dan T. Carter.
Series Title: Modern South.
Other Titles: History & hope in the heart of Dixie
Responsibility: edited by Gordon E. Harvey, Richard D. Starnes, and Glenn Feldman.
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A collection of essays on the social and political history of the modern South, considering the region's poor, racial mores and race relations, economic opportunity, Protestant activism, political  Read more...

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