The Civil Rights Movement: Struggle and Resistance (Studies in Contemporary History Series)

The Civil Rights Movement: Struggle and Resistance (Studies in Contemporary History Series)

by William Terence Riches
     
 

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This popular text focuses on the African American struggle for civil rights from 1945-2002. William T. Martin Riches shows how the black community used the institutions created by de jure segregation to overcome apartheid and white resistance. Riches emphasises their influence on other groups demanding justice in America and warns that recent events and… See more details below

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This popular text focuses on the African American struggle for civil rights from 1945-2002. William T. Martin Riches shows how the black community used the institutions created by de jure segregation to overcome apartheid and white resistance. Riches emphasises their influence on other groups demanding justice in America and warns that recent events and administrations have endangered the gains made by the movement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312174040
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Series:
Studies in Contemporary History Series
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.54(d)

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