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The new South, 1945-1980

Author: Numan V Bartley
Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 1996.
Series: History of the South, v. 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Louisiana pbk. edView all editions and formats

This work returns the South's civil rights revolution of 1954-1965 to its historical context. It anchors the racial crises within other nonracial events of the postwar decade, and pursues its  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Numan V Bartley
ISBN: 0807121223 9780807121221
OCLC Number: 36233513
Notes: Originally published: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 1995.
Description: xiii, 548 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: World War II and the postwar South --
The rise and fall of postward liberalism --
The Dixiecrats and southern conservativism --
The making of the modern South --
Race and reform --
Race and reaction --
Interposition, moderation, and the federal government --
God and society in the modernizing South --
The civil rights movement --
Conflict, consensus, and civil rights --
Politics, protest, and palliative --
The sunbelt South --
Afterward : the South since 1945.
Series Title: History of the South, v. 11.
Responsibility: by Numan V. Bartley.


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