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The Resource Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak

Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak

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Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy
Title
Cold War civil rights
Title remainder
race and the image of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Mary L. Dudziak
Title variation
Race and the image of American democracy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1958, an African-American handyman named Jimmy Wilson was sentenced to die in Alabama for stealing two dollars. Shocking as this sentence was, it was overturned only after intense international attention and the interference of an embarrassed John Foster Dulles. Soon after the United States' segregated military defeated a racist regime in World War II, American racism was a major concern of U.S. allies, a chief Soviet propaganda theme, and an obstacle to American Cold War goals throughout Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Each lynching harmed foreign relations, and "the Negro problem" became
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1956-
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Dudziak, Mary L.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Politics and society in twentieth-century America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • United States
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • United States
Label
Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-309) 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
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface to the 2011 Edition; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 Coming to Terms with Cold War Civil Rights; CHAPTER 2 Telling Stories about Race and Democracy; CHAPTER 3 Fighting the Cold War with Civil Rights Reform; CHAPTER 4 Holding the Line in Little Rock; CHAPTER 5 Losing Control in Camelot; CHAPTER 6 Shifting the Focus of America's Image Abroad; CONCLUSION; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn769927218
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • with a new preface by the author
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 330 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691152431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613379887
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvqfw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927218
Label
Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-309) 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
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface to the 2011 Edition; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 Coming to Terms with Cold War Civil Rights; CHAPTER 2 Telling Stories about Race and Democracy; CHAPTER 3 Fighting the Cold War with Civil Rights Reform; CHAPTER 4 Holding the Line in Little Rock; CHAPTER 5 Losing Control in Camelot; CHAPTER 6 Shifting the Focus of America's Image Abroad; CONCLUSION; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn769927218
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • with a new preface by the author
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 330 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691152431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613379887
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvqfw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927218

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