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The Resource Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement, George Lewis

Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement, George Lewis

Label
Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement
Title
Massive resistance
Title remainder
the white response to the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
George Lewis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, George
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.L5195 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • Whites
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Political violence
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement, George Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-238) and index
Contents
The origins of massive resistance -- 'Massive resistance' : meanings and metaphors -- The impact of histories -- The concomitant conversations of resistance -- Patterns of segregation, traditions of supremacy -- The selective rhetoric of resistance -- The timing and trajectory of 'massive' resistance -- Brown and its aftermath, 1954-1956 -- Political responses to Brown : diffidence and indecision -- Mixed messages from the grassroots : referendums in Louisiana and Georgia -- An alternative model : Hoxie, Arkansas -- The Citizens' Councils : aims, organization and propaganda tactics -- The case of Emmett Till -- The southern legislative response to Brown : three case studies -- North Carolina and the progressive facade -- Virginia and the role of personal politics -- Louisiana : 'neo-populism' versus 'neo-Bourbonism' -- Resisters in search of homogeneity : interposition and the Southern Manifesto -- Resistance rampant, 1956-1960 -- Massive resistance and the Cold War -- Massive resistance and religion -- Massive resistance in Alabama : setback and success -- Grassroots militancy : Mansfield, Sturgis, Clay and Clinton -- The 1957 Little Rock schools crisis -- Selecting the enemies of resistance : the campaign against the NAACP -- The day-to-day terror of grassroots resistance -- The increasing sophistication of resistance propaganda -- Responsive resistance, c. 1960-1965 -- The 1960 New Orleans school crisis -- The continuing refinement of the resistance canon -- Massive resistance and the North -- Losing the initiative : resistance, reaction and the sit-ins -- Open violence on a national stage : massive resistance meets the Freedom Rides -- James Meredith and massive resistance at Ole Miss -- George C. Wallace and the schoolhouse door : the Appomattox of segregation? -- Resisting non-violent direct action : Laurie Pritchett, Bull Connor and Jim Clark -- The confederate chameleon -- Resistance moves to Washington : opposition to the 1964 Civil Rights Act -- An end to massive resistance? -- A 'second generation of subterfuges' -- The politics of southern resistance on a national stage : George C. Wallace -- State-level resisters and the quest for a northern audience -- From massive resistance to individual rights -- The dissolution of massive resistance
Control code
70985865
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780340900222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007273039
System control number
(OCoLC)70985865
Label
Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement, George Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-238) and index
Contents
The origins of massive resistance -- 'Massive resistance' : meanings and metaphors -- The impact of histories -- The concomitant conversations of resistance -- Patterns of segregation, traditions of supremacy -- The selective rhetoric of resistance -- The timing and trajectory of 'massive' resistance -- Brown and its aftermath, 1954-1956 -- Political responses to Brown : diffidence and indecision -- Mixed messages from the grassroots : referendums in Louisiana and Georgia -- An alternative model : Hoxie, Arkansas -- The Citizens' Councils : aims, organization and propaganda tactics -- The case of Emmett Till -- The southern legislative response to Brown : three case studies -- North Carolina and the progressive facade -- Virginia and the role of personal politics -- Louisiana : 'neo-populism' versus 'neo-Bourbonism' -- Resisters in search of homogeneity : interposition and the Southern Manifesto -- Resistance rampant, 1956-1960 -- Massive resistance and the Cold War -- Massive resistance and religion -- Massive resistance in Alabama : setback and success -- Grassroots militancy : Mansfield, Sturgis, Clay and Clinton -- The 1957 Little Rock schools crisis -- Selecting the enemies of resistance : the campaign against the NAACP -- The day-to-day terror of grassroots resistance -- The increasing sophistication of resistance propaganda -- Responsive resistance, c. 1960-1965 -- The 1960 New Orleans school crisis -- The continuing refinement of the resistance canon -- Massive resistance and the North -- Losing the initiative : resistance, reaction and the sit-ins -- Open violence on a national stage : massive resistance meets the Freedom Rides -- James Meredith and massive resistance at Ole Miss -- George C. Wallace and the schoolhouse door : the Appomattox of segregation? -- Resisting non-violent direct action : Laurie Pritchett, Bull Connor and Jim Clark -- The confederate chameleon -- Resistance moves to Washington : opposition to the 1964 Civil Rights Act -- An end to massive resistance? -- A 'second generation of subterfuges' -- The politics of southern resistance on a national stage : George C. Wallace -- State-level resisters and the quest for a northern audience -- From massive resistance to individual rights -- The dissolution of massive resistance
Control code
70985865
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780340900222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007273039
System control number
(OCoLC)70985865

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