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American Lynching

American Lynching

Ashraf H. A. Rushdy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300181388
eISBN:
9780300184747
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300181388.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book explains how lynching arose precisely out of an ideology of the sense of the rights accrued to someone possessing democratic freedom, and the sense that those rights were directly and ... More

Black Ranching FrontiersAfrican Cattle Herders of the Atlantic World, 1500-1900

Black Ranching Frontiers: African Cattle Herders of the Atlantic World, 1500-1900

Andrew Sluyter

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300179927
eISBN:
9780300183238
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300179927.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book explains the role of blacks in establishing cattle ranching in a range of places throughout the Americas. It demonstrates that Africans played significant creative roles in establishing ... More

Extending the FrontiersEssays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

Extending the Frontiers: Essays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

David Eltis and David Richardson (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134360
eISBN:
9780300151749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134360.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book examines the various essays based on the transatlantic slave trade database that contains 34,850 voyages, well over half of which contain information which was unavailable in 1999. A ... More

The Sage of Sugar HillGeorge S. Schuyler and the Harlem Renaissance

The Sage of Sugar Hill: George S. Schuyler and the Harlem Renaissance

Jeffrey B. Ferguson

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300109016
eISBN:
9780300133462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300109016.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book presents different aspects of George Samuel Schuyler's unique approach to the race question. It presents Schuyler as a centrally important twentieth-century black intellectual and as an ... More

What Can and Can'T Be SaidRace, Uplift, and Monument Building in the Contemporary South

What Can and Can'T Be Said: Race, Uplift, and Monument Building in the Contemporary South

Dell Upton

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300211757
eISBN:
9780300216615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211757.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

A study of monuments to the civil rights movement and African American history that have been erected in the U.S. South over the past three decades, this work explores how commemorative structures ... More

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