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The Resource Stokely : a life, by Peniel E. Joseph

Stokely : a life, by Peniel E. Joseph

Label
Stokely : a life
Title
Stokely
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
by Peniel E. Joseph
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Stokely Carmichael, the charismatic and controversial black activist, stepped onto the pages of history when he called for "Black Power" during a speech one humid Mississippi night in 1966. Carmichael's life changed that day, and so did America's struggle for civil rights. "Black Power" became the slogan of an era, provoking a national reckoning on race and democracy. In Stokely, preeminent civil rights scholar Peniel E. Joseph presents a groundbreaking biography of Carmichael, arguing that the young firebrand's evolution from nonviolent activist to Black Power revolutionary reflected the trajectory of a generation radicalized by the violence and unrest of the late 1960s." --
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joseph, Peniel E
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.C27
LC item number
J63 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carmichael, Stokely
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Black power
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Label
Stokely : a life, by Peniel E. Joseph
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 399 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465013630
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2013032408
Label
Stokely : a life, by Peniel E. Joseph
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 399 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465013630
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2013032408

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