Civil Rights in New York City: From World War II to the Giuliani Era

Synopsis

Since the 1960s, most U. S. History has been written as if the civil rights movement were primarily or entirely a Southern history. This book joins a growing body of scholarship that demonstrates the importance of the Northern history of the movement.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Clarence Taylor
  • Barbara Ransby
  • Brian Purnell
  • Peter Eisenstadt
  • Daniel Perlstein
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2011