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The Resource Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood

Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood

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Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Title
Lynching and spectacle
Title remainder
witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Statement of responsibility
Amy Louise Wood
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Language
eng
Summary
By examining lynching spectacles alongside both traditional and modern practices and within both local and national contexts, Wood reconfigures our understanding of lynching's relationship to modern life. --from publisher description
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in southern studies
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood
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Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807878118_wood
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-338) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
  • They want to see the thing done : public executions
  • A hell of fire upon earth : religion
  • The spectator has a picture in his mind to remember for a long time : photography
  • They never witnessed such a melodrama : early moving pictures
  • With the roar of thunder : The birth of a nation
  • We wanted to be boosters and not knockers : photography and antilynching activism
  • Bring home to America what mob violence really means : Hollywood's spectacular indictment
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1 online resource (xiii, 349 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807878118
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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illustrations.
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Specific material designation
remote

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