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Making Race, Making Power: North Carolina’s Road to Disfranchisement

History


by
Kent Redding

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 192 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Redding examines the fluid political landscape of the nineteenth-century South, revealing the complex interplay between the elites manipulation of political and racial identity and the innovative mobilizing strategies marginalized groups adopted in order to combat disfranchisement. _x000B_Far from being a low-level, localized trend, the struggle for power in North Carolina would be felt across the entire country as race-and class-based organizing challenged the dominant models of making and holding power._x000B_