9780415945950

The Black Power Movement: Rethinking the Civil Rights-Black Power Era

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415945950

  • ISBN10:

    041594595X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2006-03-24
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Summary

The Black Power Movement remains an enigma. Often misunderstood and ill-defined, this radical movement is now beginning to receive sustained and serious scholarly attention. Peniel Joseph has collected the freshest and most impressive list of contributors around to write original essays on the Black Power Movement. Taken together they provide a critical and much needed historical overview of the Black Power era. Offering important examples of undocumented histories of black liberation, this volume offers both powerful and poignant examples of "Black Power Studies" scholarship.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii
List Of Illustrations
ix
Preface xi
Introduction: Toward A Historiography Of The Black Power Movement 1(26)
Peniel E. Joseph
``Alabama On Avalon''
Rethinking the Watts Uprising and the Character of Black Protest in Los Angeles
27(28)
Jeanne Theoharis
Amiri Baraka, The Congress Of African People, And Black Power Politics From The 1961 United Nations Protest To The 1972 Gary Convention
55(24)
Komozi Woodard
Black Women, Urban Politics, And Engendering Black Power
79(26)
Rhonda Y. Williams
Black Feminists Respond To Black Power Masculinism
105(146)
Kimberly Springer
The Third World Women's Alliance
Black Feminist Radicalism and Black Power Politics
119(26)
Stephen Ward
The Roots Of Black Power?
Armed Resistance and the Radicalization of the Civil Rights Movement
145(22)
Simon Wendt
``A Red, Black And Green Liberation Jumpsuit''
Roy Wilkins, the Black Panthers, and the Conundrum of Black Power
167(26)
Yohuru Williams
Rainbow Radicalism
The Rise of the Radical Ethnic Nationalism
193(36)
Jeffrey O. G. Ogbar
``A Holiday Of Our Own''
Kwanzaa, Cultural Nationalism, and the Promotion of a Black Power Holiday, 1966-1985
229(22)
Keith Mayes
Black Studies, Student Activism, And The Black Power Movement
251(28)
Peniel E. Joseph
Notes 279(76)
Contributors 355(2)
Index 357

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