The Resource Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby

Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby

Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision
Title
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement
Title remainder
a radical democratic vision
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Ransby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of one of the most important black leaders of the twentieth century introduces readers to the fiery woman who inspired generations of activists
Awards note
  • Lillian Smith Book Award, 2004
  • American Historical Association Joan Kelly Memorial Prize, 2003.
  • Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award, 2004.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ransby, Barbara
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Ella
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "EasyRead Large 16"
  • "This optimized Read How You Want edition contains the complete, unabridged text of the original publisher's edition"--opposite title page verso
  • Originally published by University of North Carolina Press, ©2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Now, who are your people?: Norfolk, Virginia, and Littleton, North Carolina, 1903-1918 -- A reluctant rebel and an exceptional student: Shaw Academy and Shaw University, 1918-1927 -- Harlem during the 1930s: the making of a black radical activist and intellectual -- Fighting her own wars: the NAACP national office, 1940-1946 -- Cops, schools, and communism: local politics and global ideologies: New York City in the 1950s -- The preacher and the organizer: the politics of leadership in the early civil rights movement -- New battlefields and new allies: Shreveport, Birmingham, and the Southern Conference Education Fund
  • Volume 2. Mentoring a new generation of activists: the birth of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1960-1961 -- The empowerment of an indigenous southern Black leadership, 1961-1964 -- Mississippi Goddamn: fighting for freedom in the belly of the beast of southern racism -- The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and the radical campaigns of the 1960s and 1970s -- A Freirian teacher, a Gramscian intellectual, and a radical humanist: Ella Baker's legacy -- Ella Baker's organizational affiliations, 1927-1986
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
2 volumes (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781459636033
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921894015
  • 1400288
  • (OCoLC)ocn921894015
  • (Pol)1400288
  • (Pol)1407098
Label
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Barbara Ransby
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "EasyRead Large 16"
  • "This optimized Read How You Want edition contains the complete, unabridged text of the original publisher's edition"--opposite title page verso
  • Originally published by University of North Carolina Press, ©2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Now, who are your people?: Norfolk, Virginia, and Littleton, North Carolina, 1903-1918 -- A reluctant rebel and an exceptional student: Shaw Academy and Shaw University, 1918-1927 -- Harlem during the 1930s: the making of a black radical activist and intellectual -- Fighting her own wars: the NAACP national office, 1940-1946 -- Cops, schools, and communism: local politics and global ideologies: New York City in the 1950s -- The preacher and the organizer: the politics of leadership in the early civil rights movement -- New battlefields and new allies: Shreveport, Birmingham, and the Southern Conference Education Fund
  • Volume 2. Mentoring a new generation of activists: the birth of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1960-1961 -- The empowerment of an indigenous southern Black leadership, 1961-1964 -- Mississippi Goddamn: fighting for freedom in the belly of the beast of southern racism -- The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and the radical campaigns of the 1960s and 1970s -- A Freirian teacher, a Gramscian intellectual, and a radical humanist: Ella Baker's legacy -- Ella Baker's organizational affiliations, 1927-1986
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
2 volumes (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781459636033
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921894015
  • 1400288
  • (OCoLC)ocn921894015
  • (Pol)1400288
  • (Pol)1407098

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