The Resource The racial politics of Booker T. Washington, edited by Donald Cunnigen, Rutledge M. Dennis, Myrtle Gonza Glascoe, (electronic resource)

The racial politics of Booker T. Washington, edited by Donald Cunnigen, Rutledge M. Dennis, Myrtle Gonza Glascoe, (electronic resource)

Label
The racial politics of Booker T. Washington
Title
The racial politics of Booker T. Washington
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald Cunnigen, Rutledge M. Dennis, Myrtle Gonza Glascoe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scholars have sought, over many decades, to understand the mystique surrounding Booker T. Washington. He is an enigma and continues to be lauded by those who offer him and his ideas as a model for Black Progress. He was both simple and complex; a passive observer on some issues and an active participant in others; non-assuming, yet egoistic, and a very public man who talked freely with others, yet, a private man who kept certain social tactics and strategies close to his chest. He sought to both make sense of his world, then to manipulate that world in order to obtain from it those things
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.484092
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.W4
LC item number
R33 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Research in race and ethnic relations
Series volume
v. 13
Label
The racial politics of Booker T. Washington, edited by Donald Cunnigen, Rutledge M. Dennis, Myrtle Gonza Glascoe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Dedication; List of Contributors; Introduction; Historical Significance; Washington's Importance Today; Part I: Racial Politics, Leadership, and the Theory of Practicality; The Situational Politics of Booker T. Washington; A Black Leader in the age of Jim Crow; Booker T. Washington: Racial Pragmatism Revisited; Part II: Racial Culture, Masks, Myths, and Symbols; ''Your arms are too short to box with me'': Encounters with Booker T. Washington, International Trickster; Booker T. Washington and the art of Resistance; Part III: Race and the Sociological Imagination
Control code
ocn166253023
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 218 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780762310111
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b27435362
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)166253023
  • ebsco0080476198

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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