ISBN: 0679743146
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Compiles letters, articles, and essays on the racial and sexual oppression of Black women in America and the ways in which they have managed to survive in a white-dominated society

Women And Slavery In America

Author: Catherine M. Lewis
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
ISBN: 1557289581
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Catherine M. Lewis is professor of history, director of the Museum of History and Holocaust Education, and coordinator of the Public History Program at Kennesaw State University.

We Specialize In The Wholly Impossible

Author: Darlene Clark Hine
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0926019813
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Contains essays which share the experiences and emphasize the achievements and struggles of Black women from colonial times through the 20th century

The Female Experience

Author: Gerda Lerner
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195072588
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Lerner offers an entirely new framework for the study of women's history in America which avoids the traditional chronological periods by which U.S. history is most often studied and instead groups sources according to the life cycle of ...


Author: Gerda Lerner
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 9781592132362
Size: 51.67 MB
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In Fireweed, Gerda Lerner, a pioneer and leading scholar in women's history, tells her story of moral courage and commitment to social change with a novelist's skill and a historian's command of context.

Blacks At Harvard

Author: Werner Sollors
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814739776
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The story of blacks at Harvard is thus inspiring but painful, instructive but ambiguous—a paradoxical episode in the most vexing controversy of American life: the "race question.

Black Women In Texas History

Author: Bruce A. Glasrud
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781603440318
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Lerner, ed., Black Women in White America: A Documentary History (New York:
Pantheon, 1972); Dorothy Sterling, ed., We Are Your Sisters: Black Women in the
Nineteenth Century (New York: W. W. Norton, 1984). 4. Darlene Clark Hine and
Kathleen Thompson, A Shining Thread of Hope: The History of Black Women in
America (New York: Broadway Books, 1998), 6; Paula Giddings, When and
Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America (New
York: ...

Sisters In The Struggle

Author: Bettye Collier-Thomas
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814716024
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Tells the stories and documents the contributions of African American women involved in the struggle for racial and gender equality through the civil rights and black power movements in the United States.

Life In Black And White

Author: Brenda E. Stevenson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199923647
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Life in Black and White provides a panoramic portrait of family and community life in and around Loudoun County, Virginia--weaving the fascinating personal stories of planters and slaves, of free blacks and poor-to-middling whites, into a ...

Too Heavy A Load

Author: Deborah Gray White
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393046670
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Chronicles one hundred years in the struggle of African-American women to attain equality and to establish a resistance to persistent racism, male chauvinism, and negative sterotyping, assessing black women's role in the battle for civil ...