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The uplift generation : cooperation across the color line in early twentieth-century Virginia / Clayton McClure Brooks.

Author/creator Brooks, Clayton McClure
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoCharlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2017.
Descriptionxii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from JSTOR eBooks
Subject(s)
Series American South series
American South series. ^A512620
Contents Introduction: The uplift generation -- Paternalism and cooperation in the Old Dominion -- Encroaching segregation -- Public welfare and the segregated state -- Women and cooperation -- Race and war -- Contested authority -- Rethinking alliances -- Conclusion: New strategies in a changed world.
Abstract "This book examines interracial cooperation in Virginia in the formative years of Jim Crow, comparing the differing motivations of white reformers and black elites who cooperated on issues such as public education, housing, and sanitation"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 247-261) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2016032563
ISBN9780813939490 (cloth : alk. paper)

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