African American Odyssey, Combined 4th Edition / Edition 4

African American Odyssey, Combined 4th Edition / Edition 4

by Darlene Clark Hine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0136150128

ISBN-13: 9780136150121

Pub. Date: 11/28/2007

Publisher: Prentice Hall

More than any other text, The African-American Odyssey illuminates the central place of African Americans in U.S. history — not only telling the story of what it has meant to be black in America, but also how African-American history is inseparably weaved into the greater context of American history and vice versa.

 

Overview

More than any other text, The African-American Odyssey illuminates the central place of African Americans in U.S. history — not only telling the story of what it has meant to be black in America, but also how African-American history is inseparably weaved into the greater context of American history and vice versa.

 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136150121
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
11/28/2007
Series:
MyHistoryLab Series
Edition description:
Combined Edition
Pages:
701
Product dimensions:
9.22(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.35(d)

Table of Contents

Brief Contents

 PART I

  Becoming African American  1

1    Africa  2

2 Middle Passage  24

3 Black People in Colonial North America, 1526—1763  46

4 Rising Expectations: African Americans and the Struggle for Independence, 1763—1783  72

5 African Americans in the New Nation, 1783—1820  94

 PART II

  Slavery, Abolition, and the Quest for Freedom: The Coming of the Civil War, 1793—1861  120

6 Life in the Cotton Kingdom  122

7 Free Black People in Antebellum America  146

8 Opposition to Slavery, 1800—1833  170

9 Let Your Motto Be Resistance, 1833—1850  188

10 “And Black People Were at the Heart of It”: The United States Disunites over Slavery  204

 PART III

  The Civil War, Emancipation, and Black Reconstruction: The Second American Revolution  230

11 Liberation: African Americans and the Civil War  232

12 The Meaning of Freedom: The Promise of Reconstruction, 1865—1868  258

13 The Meaning of Freedom: The Failure of Reconstruction,  284

 PART IV

  Searching for Safe Spaces  306

14 White Supremacy Triumphant: African Americans in the South in the Late Nineteenth Century  308

15 Black Southerners Challenge White Supremacy  334

16 Conciliation, Agitation, and Migration: African Americans in the Early Twentieth Century  364

17 African Americans and the 1920s  400

 PARTV

  The Great Depression and World War II  426

18 The Great Depression and The New Deal  428

19 Black Culture and Society in the 1930s and 1940s  454

20 The World War II Era and Seeds of a Revolution  480

 PART VI

  The Black Revolution  510

21 The Freedom Movement, 1954—1965  512

22 The Struggle Continues, 1965—1980  542

23 Black Politics, White Backlash, 1980 to Present  576

24   African Americans in the New Millenium

 Epilogue: “A Nation Within a Nation”  608

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