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Let the people decide, Black freedom and White resistance movements in Sunflower County, Mississippi, 1945-1986, J. Todd Moye

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Let the people decide, Black freedom and White resistance movements in Sunflower County, Mississippi, 1945-1986, J. Todd Moye
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-267) and index
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contains biographical information
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Let the people decide
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
54897918
Responsibility statement
J. Todd Moye
Sub title
Black freedom and White resistance movements in Sunflower County, Mississippi, 1945-1986
Summary
J. Todd Moye examines the social histories of civil rights and white resistance movements in Sunflower, tracing the development of organising strategies in separate racial communities over four decades
Table Of Contents
What it is to be without freedom, 1945-1955 -- Organized aggression must be met by organized resistance, 1954-1960 -- Our power must come from ourselves: civil rights organizing, 1960-1964 -- Sunflower County is in for a thorough working over: freedom summer and after -- Question that liberalism is incapable of answering: organizing alternatives, 1964-1977 -- Concerned citizens: civil rights organizing in the wake of the civil rights movement
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