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Militant Mediator : Whitney M. Young Jr

Label
Militant Mediator : Whitney M. Young Jr
Title
Militant Mediator
Title remainder
Whitney M. Young Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the turbulent 1960s, civil rights leader Whitney M. Young Jr. devised a new and effective strategy to achieve equality for African Americans. Young blended interracial mediation with direct protest, demonstrating that these methods pursued together were the best tactics for achieving social, economic, and political change. Militant Mediator is a powerful reassessment of this key and controversial figure in the civil rights movement. It is the first biography to explore in depth the influence Young's father, a civil rights leader in Kentucky, had on his son. Dickerson traces Young's swi
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickerson, Dennis C
Dewey number
323.092
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.Y635 D53 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young, Whitney M
  • National Urban League
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Young, Whitney M
  • National Urban League
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • United States
Label
Militant Mediator : Whitney M. Young Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 As the Twig Is Bent; 2 Growing Up with Jim Crow; 3 Maturing in Minnesota; 4 Becoming a Leader; 5 An Activist Educator; 6 Crossroads; 7 Retooling the League; 8 Maintaining a Middle Ground; 9 Humanizing the City; 10 Corporate Philanthropy and Civil Rights; 11 Washington Insider; 12 On the War Front; 13 The Ties That Bind; 14 Home to Africa; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344395
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (413 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148816
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129f15n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344395
Label
Militant Mediator : Whitney M. Young Jr
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 As the Twig Is Bent; 2 Growing Up with Jim Crow; 3 Maturing in Minnesota; 4 Becoming a Leader; 5 An Activist Educator; 6 Crossroads; 7 Retooling the League; 8 Maintaining a Middle Ground; 9 Humanizing the City; 10 Corporate Philanthropy and Civil Rights; 11 Washington Insider; 12 On the War Front; 13 The Ties That Bind; 14 Home to Africa; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344395
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (413 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148816
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129f15n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344395

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