The Resource History and hope in the heart of Dixie : scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South, edited by Gordon E. Harvey, Richard D. Starnes, and Glenn Feldman

History and hope in the heart of Dixie : scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South, edited by Gordon E. Harvey, Richard D. Starnes, and Glenn Feldman

Label
History and hope in the heart of Dixie : scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South
Title
History and hope in the heart of Dixie
Title remainder
scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gordon E. Harvey, Richard D. Starnes, and Glenn Feldman
Title variation
History & hope in the heart of Dixie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Social and political history of the modern South. This collection of essays on the social and political history of the modern South consider the region & rsquo;s poor, racial mores and race relations, economic opportunity, Protestant activism, political coalitions and interest groups, social justice, and progressive reform. History and Hope in the Heart of Dixie illuminates the dual role of historian and public advocate in modern America. In a time when the nation & rsquo;s eyes have been focused by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita onto the vulnerability and dire condition of poor people in the South
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
976.1/063
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
F326.5
LC item number
.H57 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The modern South
Label
History and hope in the heart of Dixie : scholarship, activism, and Wayne Flynt in the modern South, edited by Gordon E. Harvey, Richard D. Starnes, and Glenn Feldman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Can any good thing come from Auburn? / John Shelton Reed -- Revisiting race relations in an Upland South community : Lacrosse, Arkansas / Brooks Blevins -- Southern accents : the politics of race and the passage of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 / Susan Youngblood Ashmore -- Is there a balm in Gilead? Baptists and reform in North Carolina, 1900-1925 / Richard D. Starnes -- The beginnings of interracialism : Macon, Georgia, in the 1930s / Andrew M. Manis -- Race, class, the Southern conference, and the beginning of the end of the New Deal coalition / Glenn Feldman -- "Wallaceism is an insidious and treacherous type of disease" : the 1970 Alabama gubernatorial election and the "Wallace freeze" on Alabama politics / Gordon E. Harvey -- Divide and conquer : interest groups and political culture in Alabama, 1929-1971 / Jeff Frederick -- The scholar as activist / Dewayne Key -- Evangelist for constitutional reform / Bailey Thomson -- The historian as public policy activist / Dan T. Carter
Control code
ocn647817506
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381950
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25400654
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647817506
  • pebcs0817381953
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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