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The Resource Whitewashing the South : white memories of segregation and civil rights, Kristen M. Lavelle

Whitewashing the South : white memories of segregation and civil rights, Kristen M. Lavelle

Label
Whitewashing the South : white memories of segregation and civil rights
Title
Whitewashing the South
Title remainder
white memories of segregation and civil rights
Statement of responsibility
Kristen M. Lavelle
Title variation
White memories of segregation and civil rights
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
SWW
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1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lavelle, Kristen M.
Dewey number
305.800975
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.L36 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives on a multiracial America series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation
  • Whites
  • Collective memory
  • Civil rights movements
  • Southern States
Label
Whitewashing the South : white memories of segregation and civil rights, Kristen M. Lavelle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our generation had nothing to do with discrimination" : Researching white Southerners ; Framing, ideology, and identity ; Overview of the book -- "Only love under our roof": Jim Crow at home : The sanctity of the white home ; Domestic workers : "help" across the color line ; Constructing black perspectives ; Reconciling white supremacy and "good" people ; Forgotten alternatives -- "Just the way it was": Jim Crow in public : The system of legal segregation ; A time of safety and easygoing race relations ; Interpreting segregation's signs and meanings ; Assessing structural advantage and disadvantage ; Reconciling nostalgia and the racial past -- Distancing and rejection: the civil rights movement at arm's length : Greensboro : the civil rights city ; Constructing the enlightened white Southern self ; Symbolic detachment from the movement ; Persistent distancing from the movement ; White victimhood : tension and danger in local civil rights activism ; For them, by them : not our movement -- White victims : trials and tribulations of school desegregation : Greensboro's school desegregation saga ; White children's vulnerabilities ; Persistent resentment ; Maintaining white virtue through memory -- Reflecting on a lifetime : views of the post-civil rights era : Assessing race today : linking past and present ; "You can't live in the stew" : rejecting truth and reconciliation ; On the relevance of the racial past -- Memory and white moral identity : White moral identity making : constructing society, self, and other ; Continuities and adaptations : ideology and framing ; Denial, remembrance, and justice -- Appendix: Researching elder white Southerners
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442232792
Lccn
2014034399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907522761
  • 2101003
  • (OCoLC)907522761
  • (OCoLC)ocn907522761
  • 2101003
Label
Whitewashing the South : white memories of segregation and civil rights, Kristen M. Lavelle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our generation had nothing to do with discrimination" : Researching white Southerners ; Framing, ideology, and identity ; Overview of the book -- "Only love under our roof": Jim Crow at home : The sanctity of the white home ; Domestic workers : "help" across the color line ; Constructing black perspectives ; Reconciling white supremacy and "good" people ; Forgotten alternatives -- "Just the way it was": Jim Crow in public : The system of legal segregation ; A time of safety and easygoing race relations ; Interpreting segregation's signs and meanings ; Assessing structural advantage and disadvantage ; Reconciling nostalgia and the racial past -- Distancing and rejection: the civil rights movement at arm's length : Greensboro : the civil rights city ; Constructing the enlightened white Southern self ; Symbolic detachment from the movement ; Persistent distancing from the movement ; White victimhood : tension and danger in local civil rights activism ; For them, by them : not our movement -- White victims : trials and tribulations of school desegregation : Greensboro's school desegregation saga ; White children's vulnerabilities ; Persistent resentment ; Maintaining white virtue through memory -- Reflecting on a lifetime : views of the post-civil rights era : Assessing race today : linking past and present ; "You can't live in the stew" : rejecting truth and reconciliation ; On the relevance of the racial past -- Memory and white moral identity : White moral identity making : constructing society, self, and other ; Continuities and adaptations : ideology and framing ; Denial, remembrance, and justice -- Appendix: Researching elder white Southerners
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442232792
Lccn
2014034399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907522761
  • 2101003
  • (OCoLC)907522761
  • (OCoLC)ocn907522761
  • 2101003

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