Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in Black America, 1925-1945 / Edition 1

Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in Black America, 1925-1945 / Edition 1

by Beth Tompkins Bates
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807849294

ISBN-13: 9780807849293

Pub. Date: 06/18/2001

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in Black America, 1925-1945

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Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in Black America, 1925-1945

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807849293
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
06/18/2001
Series:
The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture
Edition description:
1
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,168,337
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction
1. No More Servants in the House: Pullman Porters Strive for Full-Fledged Citizenship
2. The Politics of Paternalism and Patronage in Black Chicago
3. Biting the Hand That Feeds Us: The BSCP Battles Pullman Paternalism, 1925-1927
4. Launching a Social Movement, 1928-1930
5. Forging Alliances: New-Crowd Protest Networks, 1930-1935
6. New-Crowd Networks and the Course of Protest Politics, 1935-1940
7. We Are Americans, Too: The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1943
8. Protest Politics Comes of Age
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Section of illustrations

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