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The Resource Civil rights in the gateway to the South : Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980, Tracy E. K'Meyer

Civil rights in the gateway to the South : Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980, Tracy E. K'Meyer

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Civil rights in the gateway to the South : Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980
Title
Civil rights in the gateway to the South
Title remainder
Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980
Statement of responsibility
Tracy E. K'Meyer
Title variation
Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980
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Language
eng
Summary
The struggles of the civil rights movement were not limited to the Deep South. Although states like Alabama and Mississippi receive the most attention from historians, civil rights leaders were active across the country, challenging racial stereotypes and working to end discrimination in cities large and small. Louisville, Kentucky's unique status as a border city between the North, South, and Midwest presented local civil rights leaders with fertile ground on which to pursue their agenda and their efforts would foreshadow the future direction of the national movement. Civil Rights in the Gate
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century
Civil rights in the gateway to the South : Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980, Tracy E. K'Meyer
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Civil rights in the gateway to the South : Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980, Tracy E. K'Meyer
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcpqb
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-390) and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
Introduction: Gateway to the South -- Postwar campaigns for citizens' rights -- Confronting school and residential segregation during the Cold War -- Open accommodations in the all American city -- The battle for open housing -- Building bridges, fighting poverty, and empowering citizens -- Militancy, repression, and resistance in the black power era -- Making civil rights gains real -- The busing crisis -- Conclusion: Where does the story end?
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1 online resource (xi, 410 pages, [16] pages of plates)
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9780813139203
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illustrations, maps.
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