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The Resource Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950, (electronic book)

Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950, (electronic book)

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Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950
Title
Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminating the class issues that shaped the racial uplift movement, Touré Reed explores the ideology and policies of the Urban League's activities in New York and Chicago during the first half of the twentieth century. Reed argues that racial uplift in the Urban League reflected many of the class biases pervading contemporaneous social reform movements, resulting in an emphasis on behavioral, rather than structural, remedies to the disadvantages faced by Afro-Americans. Reed traces the Urban League's ideology to the famed Chicago School of Sociology. The Chicago School offered Leaguers power
Cataloging source
EBZ
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Reed, Touré F
LC call number
E
Nature of contents
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  • National Urban League
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Social classes
  • Social classes
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Illinois
  • New York (State)
Label
Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950, (electronic book)
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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
Control code
ebs608828e
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780807832233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(EBZ)ebs608828e
Label
Not Alms but Opportunity : The Urban League and the Politics of Racial Uplift, 1910-1950, (electronic book)
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
Control code
ebs608828e
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780807832233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(EBZ)ebs608828e

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