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The Resource Sisters in the struggle : African American women in the civil rights-black power movement, edited by Bettye Collier-Thomas and V.P. Franklin

Sisters in the struggle : African American women in the civil rights-black power movement, edited by Bettye Collier-Thomas and V.P. Franklin

Label
Sisters in the struggle : African American women in the civil rights-black power movement
Title
Sisters in the struggle
Title remainder
African American women in the civil rights-black power movement
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bettye Collier-Thomas and V.P. Franklin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.1/196073/0922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.S615 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Collier-Thomas, Bettye
  • Franklin, V. P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African American women political activists
  • African Americans
  • Black power
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American leadership
  • United States
Label
Sisters in the struggle : African American women in the civil rights-black power movement, edited by Bettye Collier-Thomas and V.P. Franklin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy02/2001001550.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 333-341
Contents
"Closed doors": Mary McLeod Bethune on civil rights / Mary McLeod Bethune -- For the race in general and Black women in particular: the civil rights activities of African American women's organizations, 1915-50 / V.P. Franklin and Bettye Collier-Thomas -- Behind-the-scenes view of a behind-the-scenes organizer: the roots of Ella Baker's political passions / Barbara Ransby -- "Tired of giving in": the launching of the Montgomery bus boycott / Rosa Parks -- "Heirs to a legacy of struggle": Charlayne Hunter integrates the University of Georgia / Charlayne Hunter Gault -- "We wanted the voice of a woman to be heard": Black women and the 1963 march on Washington / Dorothy I. Height -- "We seek to know...in order to speak the truth": nurturing the seeds of discontent--Septima P. Clark and participatory leadership / Jacqueline A. Rouse -- African American women in the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party / Vicki Crawford -- Anger, memory, and personal power: Fannie Lou Hamer and civil rights leadership / Chana Kai Lee -- "Chronicle of a death foretold": Gloria Richardson, the Cambridge movement, and the radical Black activist tradition / Sharon Harley -- Black women and Black power: the case of Ruby Doris Smith Robinson and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee / Cynthia Griggs Fleming -- "Ironies of the Saint": Malcolm X, Black women, and the price of protection / Farah Jasmine Griffin -- "No one ever asks what a man's role in the revolution is": gender politics and leadership in the Black Panther Party, 1966-71 / Tracye A. Matthews -- "Joanne is you and Joanne is me": a consideration of African American women and the the "Free Joan Little" movement, 1974-75 / Genna Rae McNeil -- From the Kennedy Commission to the Combahee Collective: Black feminist organizing, 1960-80 / Duchess Harris -- The civil rights-Black power legacy: Black women elected officials at the local, state, and national levels / Linda Faye Williams
Control code
000161692
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 363 p.
Isbn
9780814716038
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001001550
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000161692
  • (OCoLC)46500340
Label
Sisters in the struggle : African American women in the civil rights-black power movement, edited by Bettye Collier-Thomas and V.P. Franklin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy02/2001001550.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 333-341
Contents
"Closed doors": Mary McLeod Bethune on civil rights / Mary McLeod Bethune -- For the race in general and Black women in particular: the civil rights activities of African American women's organizations, 1915-50 / V.P. Franklin and Bettye Collier-Thomas -- Behind-the-scenes view of a behind-the-scenes organizer: the roots of Ella Baker's political passions / Barbara Ransby -- "Tired of giving in": the launching of the Montgomery bus boycott / Rosa Parks -- "Heirs to a legacy of struggle": Charlayne Hunter integrates the University of Georgia / Charlayne Hunter Gault -- "We wanted the voice of a woman to be heard": Black women and the 1963 march on Washington / Dorothy I. Height -- "We seek to know...in order to speak the truth": nurturing the seeds of discontent--Septima P. Clark and participatory leadership / Jacqueline A. Rouse -- African American women in the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party / Vicki Crawford -- Anger, memory, and personal power: Fannie Lou Hamer and civil rights leadership / Chana Kai Lee -- "Chronicle of a death foretold": Gloria Richardson, the Cambridge movement, and the radical Black activist tradition / Sharon Harley -- Black women and Black power: the case of Ruby Doris Smith Robinson and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee / Cynthia Griggs Fleming -- "Ironies of the Saint": Malcolm X, Black women, and the price of protection / Farah Jasmine Griffin -- "No one ever asks what a man's role in the revolution is": gender politics and leadership in the Black Panther Party, 1966-71 / Tracye A. Matthews -- "Joanne is you and Joanne is me": a consideration of African American women and the the "Free Joan Little" movement, 1974-75 / Genna Rae McNeil -- From the Kennedy Commission to the Combahee Collective: Black feminist organizing, 1960-80 / Duchess Harris -- The civil rights-Black power legacy: Black women elected officials at the local, state, and national levels / Linda Faye Williams
Control code
000161692
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 363 p.
Isbn
9780814716038
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001001550
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000161692
  • (OCoLC)46500340

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