The Resource The color of the land : race, nation, and the politics of landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929, David A. Chang

The color of the land : race, nation, and the politics of landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929, David A. Chang

Label
The color of the land : race, nation, and the politics of landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929
Title
The color of the land
Title remainder
race, nation, and the politics of landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929
Statement of responsibility
David A. Chang
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chang brings the histories of Creek Indians, African Americans, and whites in Oklahoma together into one story that explores the way races and nations were made and remade in conflicts over who would own land, who would farm it, and who would rule it. He argues that in struggles over land, wealth, and power, Oklahomans actively defined and redefined what it meant to be Native American, African American, or white
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.8009766
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.C9
LC item number
C428 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The color of the land : race, nation, and the politics of landownership in Oklahoma, 1832-1929, David A. Chang
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction: Oklahoma as America -- Owning and being owned : property, slavery, and Creek nationhood to 1865 -- An equal interest in the soil : small-scale farming and the work of nationhood, 1866-1889 -- Raw country and Jeffersonian dreams : the racial politics of allotment -- Policy and the making of landlords and tenants : allotment, landlessness, and Creek politics, 1906-1920s -- We were Negroes then : political programs, landownership, and Black racial coalescence, 1904-1916 -- The battle for whiteness : making whites in a white man's country, 1916-1924 -- Epilogue: Newtown : unsettling Oklahoma, unsettling America
Control code
ocn593326999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469604398
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62mbp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32211739
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593326999
  • pebcs0807833657

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