The Art of the Possible: Booker T. Washington and Black Leadership in the United States,1881-1925

The Art of the Possible: Booker T. Washington and Black Leadership in the United States,1881-1925

by Kevern J. Verney
     
 

ISBN-10: 081533723X

ISBN-13: 9780815337232

Pub. Date: 10/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Art of The Possible is a new study of the ideas and achievements of Booker T. Washington, the most influential African American leader of the period 1881-1915.  See more details below

Overview

The Art of The Possible is a new study of the ideas and achievements of Booker T. Washington, the most influential African American leader of the period 1881-1915.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815337232
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Series:
Crosscurrents in African American History Series, #14
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Foreword
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introduction: African-American History, 1865-19251
Ch. 2The Lion and the Lamb: Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington21
Ch. 3Roads Not Taken: Booker T. Washington as a Race Leader35
Ch. 4As Separate as the Five Fingers: Booker T. Washington and the Age of Jim Crow49
Ch. 5Realist or Reactionary? Booker T. Washington and the Great Migration67
Ch. 6The Realist and the Dreamer? Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois79
Ch. 7The Wizard and the Goat: Booker T. Washington, Ralph W. Tyler, and the National Negro Business League95
Ch. 8The Sorcerer and the Apprentice: Booker T. Washington and Marcus Garvey111
Ch. 9Booker T. Washington and African-American Autobiography127
Ch. 10Booker T. Washington and African-American History: A Historiographical Perspective143
Notes161
Bibliography193
Index211

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