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Author Behnken, Brian D
Title The Struggle in Black and Brown : African American and Mexican American Relations during the Civil Rights Era
Imprint Lincoln : UNP - Nebraska Paperback, 2012
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Series Justice and Social Inquiry
Justice and Social Inquiry
Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Abbreviations Unsed in the Text -- Introduction -- 1. Not Similar Enough: Mexican American and African American Civil Rights Struggles in the 1940s -- 2. The Movement in the Mirror: Civil Rights and the Causes of Black-Brown Disunity in Texas -- 3. Complicating the Beloved Community: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the National Farm Workers Association -- 4. The Neighborhood Adult Participation Project: Black-Brown Strife in the War on Poverty in Los Angeles -- 5. "Mexican versus Negro Approaches" to the War on Poverty: Black-Brown Competition and the Office of Economic Opportunity in Texas -- 6. Cesar and Martin, March '68 -- 7. Black, Brown, and Poor: Civil Rights and the Making of the Chicano Movement -- 8. Brown-Eyed Soul: Popular Music and Cultural Politics in Los Angeles -- 9. Raising a Neighborhood: Informal Networks between African Americanand Mexican American Women in South Central Los Angeles -- 10. A New Day in Babylon: African American and Mexican American Relations at the Dawn of the Millennium -- Contributors -- Index
Brian D. Behnken is an associate professor in the Department of History and the U.S. Latino/a Studies Program at Iowa State University. He is the author of Fighting Their Own Battles: Mexican Americans, African Americans, and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Texas
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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: Behnken, Brian D The Struggle in Black and Brown : African American and Mexican American Relations during the Civil Rights Era Lincoln : UNP - Nebraska Paperback,c2012 9780803262713
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.;Mexican Americans -- Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.;Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.;African Americans -- Relations with Mexican Americans -- History -- 20th century.;United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.;United States -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century
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