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The Resource Black rage in New Orleans : police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina, Leonard N. Moore, (electronic resource)

Black rage in New Orleans : police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina, Leonard N. Moore, (electronic resource)

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Black rage in New Orleans : police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina
Title
Black rage in New Orleans
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police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina
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Leonard N. Moore
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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  • illustrations
  • plates
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Black rage in New Orleans : police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina, Leonard N. Moore, (electronic resource)
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Black rage in New Orleans : police brutality and African American activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina, Leonard N. Moore, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-292) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: police violence, New Orleans, and the postwar urban landscape -- Negro police will aid in law and order: the fight for black police in the Crescent City -- Or does it explode?: the black freedom struggle comes to New Orleans -- "We want an end to police brutality": the Black Panthers, desire, and police repression -- The politics of self-defense: Mark Essex, the soul patrol, and black vigilantism -- The right to organize: the Black Organization of Police, mass protest, and the city council hearings -- Black power politics: Ernest "Dutch" Morial and the limits of police reform -- "We are living in a police state": the Algiers tragedy, the maturation of community protest, and the politics of a civilian review board -- Black-on-black crime: the consequences of white flight, the war on drugs, and political indifference -- "A new day in Babylon": the professionalization of the New Orleans Police Department and the claiming of urban public space
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xiv, 302 p., [8] p. of plates
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  • electronic
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ill.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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