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The Black revolt: the civil rights movement, ghetto uprisings, and separatism, edited by James A. Geschwender.

Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1971] .
ISBN 9780130773470, 0130773476

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Subjects African Americans -- Civil rights.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Black power -- United States.
Black power.
Civil rights movements -- United States.
Civil rights movements.
Riots -- United States.
United States.
Series Prentice-Hall sociology series.
Description xi, 483 pages 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface -- PART I: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BLACK REVOLT: Exploration in the theory of social movements and revolutions / James A. Geschwender -- PART II: THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT: 1. THE BACKGROUND CIRCUMSTANCES: Social change and social conflict: race relations in the United States, 1944-1964 / Robin M. Williams, Jr. -- Social structure and the Negro revolt: an examination of some hypotheses / James A. Geschwender -- 2. ORGANIZATIONS: The civil rights movement: momentum and organization / Kenneth B. Clark -- Organizational structure and goal succession: a comparative analysis of the NAACP and CORE, 1964-1968 / Elliott Rudwick and August Meier -- The defenders: a case study of an informal police organization / Harold A. Nelson -- 3. LEADERSHIP: Negro protest leaders in a Southern community / Lewis M. Killion and Charles U. Smith -- Subcommunity gladiatorial competition: civil rights leadership as a competitive process / Gerald A. McWorter and Robert L. Crain -- 4. TACTICS: Negro interest group strategies / Harry A. Bailey, Jr. -- The non-violent resistance movement against segregation / James W. Vander Zenden -- The Southern student sit-ins: intra-group relations and community conflict / Martin Oppenheimer -- The boycott: a Negro community in conflict / William M. Phillips, Jr. -- 5. CHARACTERISTICS OF PARTICIPANTS: Protest participation among Southern Nero college students / John M. Orbell -- The class and status bases of Negro student protest / Anthony M. Orum and Amy W. Orum -- Processes of recruitment in the sit-in movement / Maurice Pinard, Jerome Kirk, and Donald Von Eschen -- PART III: BLACK POWER: What "Black power" means to Negroes in Mississippi / Joyce Ladner -- The political economy of Black power / Raymond S. Franklin -- Internal colonialism and ghetto revolt / Robert Blauner -- PART IV: GHETTO UPRISINGS: 1. TYPES OF INTERPRETATIONS: Racial disturbances as collective protest / Kurt Lang and Gladys Engel Lang -- The Los Angeles Riot of August 1965 / Anthony Obserschall -- Property norms and looting: their patterns in community crises / E. L. Quarantelli and Russell R. Dynes -- Civil rights protest and riots: a disappearing distinction / James A. Geschwender -- An index of riot diversity and some correlates / Jules J. Wanderer -- 2. CHARACTERISTICS OF CITIES: The precipitants and underlying conditions of race riots / Stanley Lieberson and Arnold R. Silberman -- Social and political characteristics of riot cities: a comparative view / Bryan T. Downes -- 3. PARTICIPANTS: The Detroit Insurrection: grievance and facilitating conditions / James A. Geschwender and Benjamin D. Singer -- Level of aspiration, discontent, and support for violence: a test of the expectation hypothesis / Raymond J. Murphy and James M. Watson -- 4. ATTITUDES TOWARD RIOTS: Riot ideology in Los Angeles: a study of Negro attitudes / David O. Sears and T. M. Tomlinson -- Isolation, powerlessness, and violence: a study of attitudes and participation in the Watts Riot / H. Edward Ransford -- 5. CONTEXT AND DEVELOPMENTAL PROCESS: Black violence in the 20th century: a study in rhetoric and retaliation / August Meier and Elliott Rudwick -- Ghetto riots and others: the faces of civil disorder in 1967 / Louis C. Goldberg -- PART V: SEPARATISM: A contemporary revitalization movement in American race relations: the "Black Muslims" / James H. Laue -- The making of a Black Muslim / John R. Howard -- PART VI: THE BLACK REVOLT: RETROSPECT AND PROSPECTS: The Black revolt: retrospect and prospects.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)150185
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Geschwender, James A., 1933-
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