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The Resource Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement : controversies and debates, edited by John A. Kirk

Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement : controversies and debates, edited by John A. Kirk

Label
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement : controversies and debates
Title
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement
Title remainder
controversies and debates
Statement of responsibility
edited by John A. Kirk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kirk, John A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • Baptists
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
Label
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement : controversies and debates, edited by John A. Kirk
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Leadership : national and local perspectives.
  • p. 14
  • On the role of Martin Luther King/
  • August Meier
  • p. 18
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : charismatic leadership in a mass struggle/
  • Clayborne Carson
  • p. 27
  • 3.
  • Influences : African American church, white academy.
  • p. 35
  • intellectual development of Martin Luther King, Jr. : influences and commentaries/
  • David J. Garrow
  • p. 39
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : black theology - black church/
  • James H. Cone
  • p. 53
  • 4.
  • Authorship : plagiarism, ghost-writing and voice-merging.
  • p. 66
  • There is a balm in Gilead : the cultural roots of Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Lewis V. Baldwin
  • p. 69
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. and the black folk pulpit/
  • Keith D. Miller
  • p. 71
  • preacher king : Martin Luther King, Jr. and the word that moved America/
  • Richard Lischer
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • Tactics : non-violence, violence and armed self-defence.
  • p. 82
  • deacons for defense : armed resistance and the civil rights movement/
  • Lance Hill
  • p. 86
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. and the paradox of nonviolent direct action/
  • James A. Colaiaco
  • p. 95
  • 6.
  • Comparisons : Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X.
  • p. 110
  • Martin and Malcolm and America : a dream or a nightmare?/
  • James H. Cone
  • p. 116
  • Reflecting black : African-American cultural criticism/
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • p. 130
  • 7.
  • Relationships : women and gender, sex and sexuality.
  • p. 142
  • African-American women in the civil rights movement, 1954-65 : gender, leadership, and micromobilization/
  • Belinda Robnett
  • p. 149
  • 'I may not get there with you' : the true Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • p. 157
  • 8.
  • Radicalism : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final years, 1965-8.
  • p. 173
  • From reformer to revolutionary/
  • David J. Garrow
  • p. 176
  • Was Martin Luther King a Marxist?/
  • Adam Fairclough
  • p. 183
  • 9.
  • Assassination : conspiracy or lone gunman?.
  • p. 195
  • act of state : the execution of Martin Luther King/
  • William F. Pepper
  • p. 199
  • Killing the dream : James Earl Ray and the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Gerald L. Posner
  • p. 203
  • final analysis : author's note written for this edition/
  • Gerald L. Posner
  • p. 205
  • 'Racial matters' : the FBI's secret file on black America, 1960-1972/
  • Kenneth O'Reilly
  • p. 207
  • 10.
  • Commemoration : the king holiday and street naming.
  • p. 217
  • O Freedom! Afro-American emancipation celebrations/
  • William H. Wiggins, Jr.
  • p. 221
  • Street names and the scaling of memory : the politics of commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr. within the African American community/
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • p. 232
Control code
ocm76798558
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 274 p.
Isbn
9781403996541
Lccn
2006052734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement : controversies and debates, edited by John A. Kirk
Publication
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
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Leadership : national and local perspectives.
  • p. 14
  • On the role of Martin Luther King/
  • August Meier
  • p. 18
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : charismatic leadership in a mass struggle/
  • Clayborne Carson
  • p. 27
  • 3.
  • Influences : African American church, white academy.
  • p. 35
  • intellectual development of Martin Luther King, Jr. : influences and commentaries/
  • David J. Garrow
  • p. 39
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : black theology - black church/
  • James H. Cone
  • p. 53
  • 4.
  • Authorship : plagiarism, ghost-writing and voice-merging.
  • p. 66
  • There is a balm in Gilead : the cultural roots of Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Lewis V. Baldwin
  • p. 69
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. and the black folk pulpit/
  • Keith D. Miller
  • p. 71
  • preacher king : Martin Luther King, Jr. and the word that moved America/
  • Richard Lischer
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • Tactics : non-violence, violence and armed self-defence.
  • p. 82
  • deacons for defense : armed resistance and the civil rights movement/
  • Lance Hill
  • p. 86
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. and the paradox of nonviolent direct action/
  • James A. Colaiaco
  • p. 95
  • 6.
  • Comparisons : Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X.
  • p. 110
  • Martin and Malcolm and America : a dream or a nightmare?/
  • James H. Cone
  • p. 116
  • Reflecting black : African-American cultural criticism/
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • p. 130
  • 7.
  • Relationships : women and gender, sex and sexuality.
  • p. 142
  • African-American women in the civil rights movement, 1954-65 : gender, leadership, and micromobilization/
  • Belinda Robnett
  • p. 149
  • 'I may not get there with you' : the true Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • p. 157
  • 8.
  • Radicalism : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final years, 1965-8.
  • p. 173
  • From reformer to revolutionary/
  • David J. Garrow
  • p. 176
  • Was Martin Luther King a Marxist?/
  • Adam Fairclough
  • p. 183
  • 9.
  • Assassination : conspiracy or lone gunman?.
  • p. 195
  • act of state : the execution of Martin Luther King/
  • William F. Pepper
  • p. 199
  • Killing the dream : James Earl Ray and the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr./
  • Gerald L. Posner
  • p. 203
  • final analysis : author's note written for this edition/
  • Gerald L. Posner
  • p. 205
  • 'Racial matters' : the FBI's secret file on black America, 1960-1972/
  • Kenneth O'Reilly
  • p. 207
  • 10.
  • Commemoration : the king holiday and street naming.
  • p. 217
  • O Freedom! Afro-American emancipation celebrations/
  • William H. Wiggins, Jr.
  • p. 221
  • Street names and the scaling of memory : the politics of commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr. within the African American community/
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • p. 232
Control code
ocm76798558
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 274 p.
Isbn
9781403996541
Lccn
2006052734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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