Battling the plantation mentality Memphis and the Black freedom struggle by Laurie Boush Green

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Segregation -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century,
  • Civil rights movements -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century,
  • Racism -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century,
  • Memphis (Tenn.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century,
  • Memphis (Tenn.) -- History -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementLaurie B. Green.
SeriesThe John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF444.M59 N485 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17174034M
ISBN 109780807831069, 9780807858028
LC Control Number2006039792

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The Taft Prize Committee, in collaboration with the Labor and Working Class History Association (LAWCHA), is pleased to announce that the winner of the Taft Award in Labor and Working-Class History is Laurie B. Green, for her deeply researched and wide-ranging book, Battling the Plantation Mentality: Memphis and the Black Freedom.

The Philip Taft Labor History Book Award is sponsored by the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations in cooperation with the Labor and Working-Class History Association for books relating to labor history of the United history is considered "in a broad sense to include the history of workers (free and unfree, organized and unorganized), their institutions, and.

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Jackson, University of North Carolina Greensboro, From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Struggle for Economic Justice (University of Pennsylvania. Her first book, Battling the Plantation Mentality: Memphis and the Black Freedom Struggle (), won the Philip Taft Labor History Book Award.

Her current book project is entitled “The Discovery of Hunger in America: The Politics of Race, Poverty.

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