Gender and Jim Crow : women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920 (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Gender and Jim Crow : women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920

Author: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
Publisher: Chapel Hill The University of North Carolina Press [2019]
Series: Gender et American culture
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second edition ; with a new preface by the authorView all editions and formats
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"This classic work helps recover the central role of black women in the political history of the Jim Crow era. Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore explores the pivotal and interconnected roles played by gender and race in North Carolina politics from the period immediately preceding the disfranchisement of black men in 1900 to the time black and white women gained the vote in 1920. Gilmore argues that while the ideology of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
ISBN: 9781469651880 1469651882
OCLC Number: 1091669100
Description: xxviii, 384 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Place and Possibility --
2. Race and Womanhood --
3. Race and Manhood --
4. Sex and Violence in Procrustes's Bed --
5. No Middle Ground --
6. Diplomatic Women --
7. Forging Interracial Links --
8. Women and Ballots.
Series Title: Gender et American culture
Other Titles: Women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920
Women and the politics of white supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920
Responsibility: Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore.

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Explores the central role of black women in the political history of the Jim Crow era. Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore explores the pivotal and interconnected roles played by gender and race in North  Read more...

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