The Strange Career of Jim Crow / Edition 3

The Strange Career of Jim Crow / Edition 3

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by C. Vann Woodward, William S. McFeely
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195146905

ISBN-13: 9780195146905

Pub. Date: 11/29/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This study has been one of the basic books in America and on the subject since the first edition was published in 1955. Its popularity continued to soar with the additional information contained in the Second Revised Edition published ten years later. Of that edition, Robert Penn Warren commented, "A witty, learned, and unsettling book. The depth of the unsettling…  See more details below

Overview

This study has been one of the basic books in America and on the subject since the first edition was published in 1955. Its popularity continued to soar with the additional information contained in the Second Revised Edition published ten years later. Of that edition, Robert Penn Warren commented, "A witty, learned, and unsettling book. The depth of the unsettling becomes more obvious day by day; which is a way of saying that it is a book of permanent significance."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195146905
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/29/2001
Edition description:
Commemorative Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
148,340
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 3(8)
I Of Old Regimes and Reconstructions
11(20)
II Forgotten Alternatives
31(36)
III Capitulation to Racism
67(44)
IV The Man on the Cliff
111(38)
V The Declining Years of Jim Crow
149(40)
VI The Career Becomes Stranger
189(32)
Notes on Reading 221(4)
Index 225

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