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Author King, Toni C
Title Black Womanist Leadership : Tracing the Motherline
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2011
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Descript 1 online resource (292 pages)
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Note Intro -- Black Womanist Leadership -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Looking to the Motherline -- PART I. The Motherline: Roots and Significance -- 1. Legacies from Our Mothers -- 2. Sisterlocking Power: Or How Is Leadership Supposed to Look? -- 3. Braiding My Place: Developing a Foundational Selfhood through Cross-Racial Mothering -- PART II. The Foundations of Mother-Daughter Tutelage -- 4. Ìdílé: The Power of Mother in the Leadership Tradition -- 5. Hard to Define -- 6. "Don't Waste Your Breath": The Dialectics of Communal Leadership Development -- PART III. Visions of the Motherline-Templates for Daughters -- 7. "I Earns My Struttin' Shoes": Blues Women and Leadership -- 8. Thelma's Self-Sufficiency Paradigm: Every Tub Must Stand on Its Own Bottom -- 9. I Remember Mama: The Legacy of a Drylongso and Ajabu Leader -- 10. "A Little Lower Than the Angels": A Partial Legacy from My Mother and Mom-Mom Ione -- PART IV. Tensions along the Motherline-Translating Mother Templates to Daughter Actions -- 11. Mother's Transformative Medicine: An Inoculation against Intergenerational Stagnancy -- 12. "Contending Forces" or Contrariant Strains in the Mother-Daughter Leadership Dynamic -- 13. "Like Mother, Like Daughter": Prophetic Principles from the Motherline-A Sermon -- 14. Othermothers, Amazons, and Strategies for Leadership in the Public and Private Spheres -- Conclusions: Becoming the Motherline-Leadership for a New Generation -- Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: King, Toni C. Black Womanist Leadership : Tracing the Motherline Albany : State University of New York Press,c2011 9781438436012
Subject African American mothers.;Leadership.;Womanism
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Alt Author Ferguson, S. Alease
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