The White Architects of Black Education: Ideology and Power in America, 1865-1954

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780807740439
  • Publisher: Teachers College Press
  • Publication date: 4/26/2001
  • Series: Teaching for Social Justice Series
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Table of Contents

Series Foreword
Introduction 1
Pt. I Historical Context
1 Toward a Political Sociology of Black Education 9
2 "Scientific" Racism 24
Pt. II Architects of Accommodation
3 General Samuel Chapman Armstrong 43
4 The Social, Racial, and Educational Ideas of Professor Franklin H. Giddings 62
5 The Phelps Stokes Family, Friends, and Fund: Adventures in Philanthropy 81
6 Thomas Jesse Jones: "Evil Genius of the Black Race" 98
7 Rockefellers and Their Associates: For the "Promotion of Education Without Distinction of Race, Sex, or Creed" 118
8 Ogden and Baldwin: Northern Businessmen in Negro Education 136
9 J. L. M. Curry 161
Conclusion: Thoughts and Afterthoughts 179
References 185
Supplementary Readings 193
Index 201
About the Author 208
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