The Resource Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak, (electronic book)

Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak, (electronic book)

Label
Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy
Title
Cold War civil rights
Title remainder
race and the image of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Mary L. Dudziak
Title variation
Race and the image of American democracy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1958, an African-American handyman named Jimmy Wilson was sentenced to die in Alabama for stealing two dollars. Shocking as this sentence was, it was overturned only after intense international attention and the interference of an embarrassed John Foster Dulles. Soon after the United States' segregated military defeated a racist regime in World War II, American racism was a major concern of U.S. allies, a chief Soviet propaganda theme, and an obstacle to American Cold War goals throughout Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Each lynching harmed foreign relations, and "the Negro problem" became
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1956-
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Dudziak, Mary L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
Series statement
Politics and society in twentieth-century America
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  • United States
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • United States
  • Democracy
  • Cold War
Label
Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak, (electronic book)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2706
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. print.
Extent
xii, 330 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
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unknown
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cold War civil rights : race and the image of American democracy, Mary L. Dudziak, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2706
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. print.
Extent
xii, 330 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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