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The Resource Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present : from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century, editor in chief, Paul Finkelman

Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present : from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century, editor in chief, Paul Finkelman

Label
Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present : from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century
Title
Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present
Title remainder
from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
editor in chief, Paul Finkelman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the making of African American society from the 1896 "separate but equal" ruling of Plessy v. Ferguson up to the contemporary period, this encyclopedia traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Great Migration, the Brown ruling that overturned Plessy , the Civil Rights Movement, and the ascendant influence of African-American culture on the American cultural landscape. --publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.E5453 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Finkelman, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Label
Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present : from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century, editor in chief, Paul Finkelman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. A-C -- v. 2. D-I -- v. 3. J-N -- v. 4. O-T -- v. 5. U-Y, Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
5 v.
Isbn
9780195167795
Isbn Type
(set : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034263
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn239240886
  • (OCoLC)239240886
  • 754394
Label
Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present : from the age of segregation to the twenty-first century, editor in chief, Paul Finkelman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. A-C -- v. 2. D-I -- v. 3. J-N -- v. 4. O-T -- v. 5. U-Y, Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
5 v.
Isbn
9780195167795
Isbn Type
(set : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034263
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn239240886
  • (OCoLC)239240886
  • 754394

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