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The Resource Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby

Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby

Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision
Title
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement
Title remainder
a radical democratic vision
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Ransby
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of one of the most important black leaders of the twentieth century introduces readers to the fiery woman who inspired generations of activists
Member of
Awards note
  • Lillian Smith Book Award, 2004
  • American Historical Association Joan Kelly Memorial Prize, 2003.
  • Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award, 2004.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ransby, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 323/.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.B214
LC item number
R36 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender & American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Ella
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • United States
Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-450) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The empowerment of an indigenous southern Black leadership, 1961-1964
  • Mississippi Goddamn: fighting for freedom in the belly of the beast of southern racism
  • The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and the radical campaigns of the 1960s and 1970s
  • A Freirian teacher, a Gramscian intellectual, and a radical humanist: Ella Baker's legacy
  • Ella Baker's organizational affiliations, 1927-1986
  • Now, who are your people?: Norfolk, Virginia, and Littleton, North Carolina, 1903-1918
  • A reluctant rebel and an exceptional student: Shaw Academy and Shaw University, 1918-1927
  • Harlem during the 1930s: the making of a black radical activist and intellectual
  • Fighting her own wars: the NAACP national office, 1940-1946
  • Cops, schools, and communism: local politics and global ideologies: New York City in the 1950s
  • The preacher and the organizer: the politics of leadership in the early civil rights movement
  • New battlefields and new allies: Shreveport, Birmingham, and the Southern Conference Education Fund
  • Mentoring a new generation of activists: the birth of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1960-1961
Control code
ocm51003919
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 470 pages
Isbn
9780807856161
Lccn
2002153275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51003919
Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-450) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The empowerment of an indigenous southern Black leadership, 1961-1964
  • Mississippi Goddamn: fighting for freedom in the belly of the beast of southern racism
  • The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and the radical campaigns of the 1960s and 1970s
  • A Freirian teacher, a Gramscian intellectual, and a radical humanist: Ella Baker's legacy
  • Ella Baker's organizational affiliations, 1927-1986
  • Now, who are your people?: Norfolk, Virginia, and Littleton, North Carolina, 1903-1918
  • A reluctant rebel and an exceptional student: Shaw Academy and Shaw University, 1918-1927
  • Harlem during the 1930s: the making of a black radical activist and intellectual
  • Fighting her own wars: the NAACP national office, 1940-1946
  • Cops, schools, and communism: local politics and global ideologies: New York City in the 1950s
  • The preacher and the organizer: the politics of leadership in the early civil rights movement
  • New battlefields and new allies: Shreveport, Birmingham, and the Southern Conference Education Fund
  • Mentoring a new generation of activists: the birth of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1960-1961
Control code
ocm51003919
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 470 pages
Isbn
9780807856161
Lccn
2002153275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51003919

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