The House of Joshua: Meditations on Family and Place / Edition 1

The House of Joshua: Meditations on Family and Place / Edition 1

by Mindy Thompson Fullilove
     
 

A series of meditations by an African American woman, Mindy Thompson Fullilove, on six generations of her extended family, including leaders of the black labor movement and of SNCC, and the places they have lived.See more details below

Overview

A series of meditations by an African American woman, Mindy Thompson Fullilove, on six generations of her extended family, including leaders of the black labor movement and of SNCC, and the places they have lived.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803269064
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Series:
Texts and Contexts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Sales rank:
1,401,696
Product dimensions:
0.41(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Meet the Author

Mindy Thompson Fullilove is a professor of clinical psychiatry and public health at Columbia University and a research psychiatrist for the New York State Psychiatric Institute.

Table of Contents

List of illustrationsix
Acknowledgmentsxi
As Time Goes By: A Chronologyxiii
Abbreviationsxvii
Introduction1
In Retreat10
Love-Torn30
Waylaid45
Adrift54
Resurrection69
Immersion89
Foundlings108
First Place123
Homesteading136
Conclusion147
Notes155

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