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The Resource At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power, Danielle L. McGuire

At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power, Danielle L. McGuire

Label
At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power
Title
At the dark end of the street
Title remainder
black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power
Statement of responsibility
Danielle L. McGuire
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of America's civil rights movement traces the pivotal influence of sexual violence that victimized African American women for centuries, revealing Rosa Parks's contributions as an anti-rape activist years before her heroic bus protest
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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McGuire, Danielle L
Dewey number
323.1196/0730761
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.M4777 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Rape
  • Civil rights movements
  • Southern States
Label
At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power, Danielle L. McGuire
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-378) and index
Contents
"They'd kill me if I told" -- "Negroes every day are being molested" -- "Walking in pride and dignity" -- "There's open season on Negroes now" -- "It was like all of us had been raped" -- "A black woman's body was never hers alone" -- Sex and civil rights -- "Power to the ice pick!"
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xxiii, 392 p.
Isbn
9780307389244
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1759185
  • (OCoLC)ocn699764927
  • (OCoLC)699764927
  • 1759185
Label
At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance-- a new history of the Civil Rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power, Danielle L. McGuire
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-378) and index
Contents
"They'd kill me if I told" -- "Negroes every day are being molested" -- "Walking in pride and dignity" -- "There's open season on Negroes now" -- "It was like all of us had been raped" -- "A black woman's body was never hers alone" -- Sex and civil rights -- "Power to the ice pick!"
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xxiii, 392 p.
Isbn
9780307389244
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1759185
  • (OCoLC)ocn699764927
  • (OCoLC)699764927
  • 1759185

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