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The Resource The Fruits of Integration : Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990

The Fruits of Integration : Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990

Label
The Fruits of Integration : Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990
Title
The Fruits of Integration
Title remainder
Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In late twentieth-century America the black middle class has occupied a unique position. It greatly influenced the way African Americans were perceived and presented to the greater society, and it set roles and guidelines for the nation's black masses. Though historically a small group, it has attempted to be a model for inspiration and uplift. As a key force in the "Africanizing" of American culture, the black middle class has been both a shaper and a mirror during the past three decades. This study of that era shows that the fruits of integration have been at once sweet and bitter
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Banner-Haley, Charles T
Dewey number
305.5/5/08996073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.615
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Middle class
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Middle class
  • United States
Label
The Fruits of Integration : Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990
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
PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: The Ambiguity of Nomenclature; 1. Leaders of Thought, Missionaries of Culture; 2. From the Hollow to the High Ground and Back: The Civil Rights Movement and Its Aftermath; 3. To Preserve the Dignity of the Race: Black Conservatives and Affirmative Action; 4. Integrating the Many Voices: The Continuing Growth of African American Literature; 5. Sound and Image: The Cultural Fruits of Integration; 6. Changing the Guard: AfroAmerica's New Guardians of Culture; NOTES; SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
712016219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283031196
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712016219
Label
The Fruits of Integration : Black Middle-Class Ideology and Culture, 1960-1990
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
PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: The Ambiguity of Nomenclature; 1. Leaders of Thought, Missionaries of Culture; 2. From the Hollow to the High Ground and Back: The Civil Rights Movement and Its Aftermath; 3. To Preserve the Dignity of the Race: Black Conservatives and Affirmative Action; 4. Integrating the Many Voices: The Continuing Growth of African American Literature; 5. Sound and Image: The Cultural Fruits of Integration; 6. Changing the Guard: AfroAmerica's New Guardians of Culture; NOTES; SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
712016219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283031196
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712016219

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