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Title Seeking inalienable rights : Texans and their quests for justice / edited by Debra A. Reid
Edition First edition
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2009]
©2009
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 196 pages) : illustrations
Series Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University ; no. 112
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University ; no. 112
Contents Early organizing in the search for equality: African American conventions in late nineteenth-century Texas / Alwyn Barr -- Crucial decade for Texas labor: railway union struggles, 1886-1896 / George N. Green -- Racism and sexism in rural Texas: the contested nature of progressive reform, 1870s-1910s / Debra A. Reid -- Fighting on the home front: the rhetoric of woman suffrage in World War I / James Seymour -- Contrasts in neglect: progressive municipal reform in Dallas and San Antonio / Patricia E. Gower -- Religious moderates and race: the Texas Christian Life Commission and the call for racial reconciliation, 1954-1968 / David K. Chrisman -- Elusive unity: African Americans, Mexican Americans, and civil rights in Houston / Brian D. Behnken -- Chicanismo and the flexible Fourteenth Amendment: 1960s agitation and litigation by Mexican American youth in Texas / Steven Harmon Wilson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Citizenship -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Citizenship -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Civil rights movements -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Civil rights -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Minorities -- Civil rights -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Minorities -- Civil rights -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Texas -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
Texas -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Reid, Debra Ann, 1960-
LC no. 2008051135
ISBN 1603443630 (electronic bk.)
9781603443630 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)