Description - Encyclopedia of African American History: 5-Volume Set by Paul Finkelman
Focusing on the making of African American society from the 1896 "separate but equal" ruling of Plessy v. Ferguson up to the contemporary period, this encyclopedia traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Great Migration, the Brown ruling that overturned Plessy, the Civil Rights Movement, and the ascendant influence of African-American culture on the American cultural landscape up to and including the 2008 election of Barack Obama.
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(300mm x 240mm x 220mm)
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Author Biography - Paul Finkelman
Editor in Chief:
Paul Finkelman, Albany Law School
L. Diane Barnes, Youngstown State University
Graham Russell Hodges, Colgate University
Gerald Horne,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Cary L. Wintz,Texas Southern University