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The Resource A city within a city : the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Todd E. Robinson

A city within a city : the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Todd E. Robinson

Label
A city within a city : the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Title
A city within a city
Title remainder
the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Statement of responsibility
Todd E. Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A City within a City examines the civil rights movement in the North by concentrating on the struggles for equality in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Historian Todd Robinson studies the issues surrounding school integration and bureaucratic reforms as well as the role of black youth activism to detail the diversity of black resistance. He focuses on respectability within the African American community as a way of understanding how the movement was formed and held together. And he elucidates the oppositional role of northern conservatives regarding racial progress. A City withi
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Todd E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Grand Rapids (Mich.)
  • Grand Rapids (Mich.)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Social conditions
  • Michigan
Label
A city within a city : the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Todd E. Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Rowing, not drifting" : Black organizational reform before World War II -- Citizens action : managerial racism & reform politics -- The suburban oasis : the origins of segregated space -- The mustache saga : the rise of Black youth protest -- A Black child's burden : busing to achieve racial balance -- Where do we go from here : setting the course for racial reconciliation -- Conclusion : secondary cities & the Black urban experience
Control code
ocn823040707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439909232
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1ac98aa1-a5af-4478-9485-dabe5e2460a9
  • 22573/ctt140c0sm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823040707
Label
A city within a city : the Black freedom struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Todd E. Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Rowing, not drifting" : Black organizational reform before World War II -- Citizens action : managerial racism & reform politics -- The suburban oasis : the origins of segregated space -- The mustache saga : the rise of Black youth protest -- A Black child's burden : busing to achieve racial balance -- Where do we go from here : setting the course for racial reconciliation -- Conclusion : secondary cities & the Black urban experience
Control code
ocn823040707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439909232
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1ac98aa1-a5af-4478-9485-dabe5e2460a9
  • 22573/ctt140c0sm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823040707

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