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The tribe of black Ulysses : African American lumber workers in the Jim Crow south / William P. Jones.

By: Jones, William Powell, 1970-.
Contributor(s): American Council of Learned Societies.
Material type: TextTextSeries: ACLS Humanities E-Book.Working class in American history: ; ACLS Humanities E-Book: Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2005Description: xv, 235 p. : ill., 1 map, charts ; 24 cm.Subject(s): African American men -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- 20th century | Industries -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century | Industrialization -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century | Working class -- Southern States -- History -- 20th centuryAdditional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction : re-thinking the myth of black Ulysses -- Re-making a southern lumber mill world -- Black families between farm and factory -- Race, class and leisure in the industrial South -- The new deal and the new tradition -- Race, region, and the limits of industrial unionism -- Black working-class politics in the postwar South -- Conclusion : a dream deferred.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-222) and index.

Introduction : re-thinking the myth of black Ulysses -- Re-making a southern lumber mill world -- Black families between farm and factory -- Race, class and leisure in the industrial South -- The new deal and the new tradition -- Race, region, and the limits of industrial unionism -- Black working-class politics in the postwar South -- Conclusion : a dream deferred.

Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Scholarly Publishing Office, 2010. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.

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