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The Resource Chained in silence : Black women and convict labor in the new South, Talitha L. LeFlouria

Chained in silence : Black women and convict labor in the new South, Talitha L. LeFlouria

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Chained in silence : Black women and convict labor in the new South
Title
Chained in silence
Title remainder
Black women and convict labor in the new South
Statement of responsibility
Talitha L. LeFlouria
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chained in silence : Black women and convict labor in the new South, Talitha L. LeFlouria
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Publication
Note
"Portions of the text were previously published as 'The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Cuts Cordwood : Exploring Black Women's Lives and Labor in Georgia's Convict Camps, 1865-1917,' Labor : Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas 8, no. 3 (Fall 2011)"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-237) 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
Prologue: Between sound and silence -- Introduction: "Only woman blacksmith in America is a convict" -- The gendered anatomy of "Negro crime" -- Black women and convict leasing in the "Empire State" of the new South -- "The hand that rocks the cradle cuts cordwood" : prison camps for women -- Sustaining the "weak and feeble" : women workers and the Georgia State Prison Farm -- "Broken, ruined, and wrecked" : women on the chain gang -- Epilogue: The sound of broken silence
Control code
029904898
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 257 pages
Isbn
9781469630007
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2014034896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Chained in silence : Black women and convict labor in the new South, Talitha L. LeFlouria
Publication
Note
"Portions of the text were previously published as 'The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Cuts Cordwood : Exploring Black Women's Lives and Labor in Georgia's Convict Camps, 1865-1917,' Labor : Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas 8, no. 3 (Fall 2011)"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-237) 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
Prologue: Between sound and silence -- Introduction: "Only woman blacksmith in America is a convict" -- The gendered anatomy of "Negro crime" -- Black women and convict leasing in the "Empire State" of the new South -- "The hand that rocks the cradle cuts cordwood" : prison camps for women -- Sustaining the "weak and feeble" : women workers and the Georgia State Prison Farm -- "Broken, ruined, and wrecked" : women on the chain gang -- Epilogue: The sound of broken silence
Control code
029904898
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 257 pages
Isbn
9781469630007
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2014034896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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