Civilities and Civil Rights: Greensboro, North Carolina, and the Black Struggle for Freedom

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Oxford University Press, 1980 - Law - 436 pages
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Reveals how whites in Greensboro used the traditional Southern concept of civility as a means of keeping Black protest in check and how Black activists continually devised new ways of asserting their quest for freedom

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William H. Chafe is the Alice Mary Baldwin Professor of History at Duke University. He is the author of many books on race, gender, and politics, including, most recently, "The Rise and" "Fall of the American Century: The United" "States from 1890 to 2008", "The Unfinished" "Journey: America Since World War II", and "Private Lives/Public Consequences: Personality" "and Politics in Modern America.

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