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The Resource Radical Moves : Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age

Radical Moves : Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age

Label
Radical Moves : Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age
Title
Radical Moves
Title remainder
Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the generations after emancipation, hundreds of thousands of African-descended working-class men and women left their homes in the British Caribbean to seek opportunity abroad: in the goldfields of Venezuela and the canefields of Cuba, the canal construction in Panama, and the bustling city streets of Brooklyn. But in the 1920s and 1930s, racist nativism and a brutal cascade of antiblack immigration laws swept the hemisphere. Facing borders and barriers as never before, Afro-Caribbean migrants rethought allegiances of race, class, and empire. In Radical Moves, Lara Putnam takes reade
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Putnam, Lara
Dewey number
  • 304.809729
  • 972.905/2
  • 972.9052
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2131 .P88 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • West Indians
  • Blacks
  • West Indians
  • Blacks
  • West Indians
  • Anti-imperialist movements
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Racism
  • West Indies, British
  • Anti-imperialist movements
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Racism
  • West Indians
  • West Indians
  • West Indies
Label
Radical Moves : Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age
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 Page; Radical Moves; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations, Maps, and Tables; Acknowledgments; Note on Sources; Introduction; 1 Migrants' Routes, Ties, and Role in Empire, 1850s-1920s; 2 Spirits of a Mobile World; 3 Alien Everywhere; 4 The Transnational Black Press and Questions of the Collective, 1920s-1930s; 5 The Weekly Regge; 6 The Politics of Return and Fractures of Rule in the British Caribbean, 1930-1940; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
829461556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (623 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469600246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829461556
Label
Radical Moves : Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age
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 Page; Radical Moves; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations, Maps, and Tables; Acknowledgments; Note on Sources; Introduction; 1 Migrants' Routes, Ties, and Role in Empire, 1850s-1920s; 2 Spirits of a Mobile World; 3 Alien Everywhere; 4 The Transnational Black Press and Questions of the Collective, 1920s-1930s; 5 The Weekly Regge; 6 The Politics of Return and Fractures of Rule in the British Caribbean, 1930-1940; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
829461556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (623 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469600246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829461556

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