Encyclopedia of African American History: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

Title

Encyclopedia of African American History: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

Role

Editor-in-Chief: Paul Finkelman Contributing author: Yohuru Williams

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Document Type

Book Contribution

Description/Summary

Yohuru Williams is a contributing author, "Delaware".

Book description: 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. -- Publisher description

ISBN

9780195167795

Publication Date

2008

Publication Information

Yohuru Williams. “Delaware,” for Encyclopedia of African American History: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century (1896–2005) (Oxford, 2008)

Comments

Copyright 2008 Oxford University Press