Login

Lawson, Steven F.

Running for Freedom: Civil Rights and Black Politics in America since 1941

Lawson, Steven F. - Running for Freedom: Civil Rights and Black Politics in America since 1941, ebook

41,65€

Ebook, ePUB with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781118836569
DRM Restrictions

Printing139 pages with an additional page accrued every 6 hours, capped at 139 pages
Copy to clipboard5 excerpts

Running for Freedom, Fourth Edition, updates historian Steven Lawson’s classic volume detailing the history of African-American civil rights and black politics from the beginning of World War II to the present day.

Offers comprehensive coverage of the African-American struggle for civil rights in the U.S. from 1941 to 2014

Integrates events relating to America’s civil rights story at both the local and national levels

Features new material on Obama’s first term in office and the first year of his second term

Includes addition of such timely issues as the Trayvon Martin case, the March on Washington 5oth anniversary, state voter suppression efforts, and Supreme Court ruling on Voting Rights Act

Keywords: 20th Century America, Civil rights, modern civil rights, civil rights movement, African-Americans, segregation, disenfranchisement, black politics, African-American rights, African-American politics, SNCC, Freedom Riders, Emmett Till, racial equality, Rosa Parks, Greensboro, Little Rock, Barrack Obama, NAACP, Selma, affirmative action, Hurricane Katrina, Voting Rights Act

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
4
Page amount
464 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118836569
Printed ISBN
9781118836545

Similar titles