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Title From sit-ins to SNCC : the student civil rights movement in the 1960s / edited by Iwan Morgan and Philip Davies
Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 200 pages) : illustrations
Contents The new movement: the student sit-ins in 1960 / Iwan Morgan -- Another side of the sit-ins: nonviolent direct action, the courts, and the constitution / John Kirk -- "complicated hospitality": the impact of the sit-ins on the ideology of Southern segregationists / George Lewis -- Breaching the wall of resistance: white southern reactions to the sits-ins / Clive Webb -- SNCCs: not one committee, but several / Peter Ling -- SNCC's stories at the barricades / Sharon Monteith -- From beloved community to imagined community: SNCC's intellectual transformation / Joe Street -- The sit-ins, SNCC, and cold war patriotism / Simon Hall -- From Greensboro to Notting Hill: the sit-ins in England / Stephen Tuck -- Epilogue: still running for freedom: Barack Obama and the legacy of the civil rights movement / Steven F. lawson
Summary An examination of the role of the SNCC and various SNCC committees in the Civil Rights Movement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Civil rights demonstrations -- United States.
Civil rights movements -- History.
College students -- Political activity -- History.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Davies, Philip, 1948-
Morgan, Iwan W.
LC no. 2012009911
ISBN 0813043646 (electronic bk.)
9780813043647 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)