The Resource Civil rights childhood, Jordana Y. Shakoor

Civil rights childhood, Jordana Y. Shakoor

Label
Civil rights childhood
Title
Civil rights childhood
Statement of responsibility
Jordana Y. Shakoor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two voices blend in this poignant memoir from the Civil Rights era in Mississippi--a father's and a daughter's. He was Andrew L. Jordan, a son in a dirt-poor family of sharecroppers near Greenwood. Jordana Shakoor is his little girl who grew up to write this book. In her southern childhood she is just becoming aware of her people's dreadful predicament of loving their homeland but of hating its mistreatment of blacks. Like virtually all other southern black families, the Jordans endured humiliation and fear of white reprisals. The child states that her father rejected the ugly Jim Crow traditi
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shakoor, Jordana Y.
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.S42 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Black women writers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakoor, Jordana Y
  • Jordan, Andrew L
  • Jordan family
  • Jordan, Andrew L
  • Jordan family
  • Shakoor, Jordana Y
  • African Americans
  • Fathers
  • Daughters
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Greenwood (Miss.)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Daughters
  • Fathers
  • Mississippi
  • United States
Label
Civil rights childhood, Jordana Y. Shakoor
Link
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Chapter 1 Son of Mississippi Sharecroppers; Chapter 2 Fear and Discrimination; Chapter 3 Mama's Plantation; Chapter 4 A Colored Soldier; Chapter 5 A Lynching in Money, Mississippi; Chapter 6 Five Little Girls; Chapter 7 Granddaddy Jordan during the Struggle; Chapter 8 A Teacher Takes a Stand; Chapter 9 The Death of a Leader; Chapter 10 Blackballed in Mississippi; Chapter 11 The Last Summer; Chapter 12 Moving to Ohio; Chapter 13 A Schoolteacher
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585212715
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44958335
  • (OCoLC)ocm44958335
Label
Civil rights childhood, Jordana Y. Shakoor
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=25859
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Chapter 1 Son of Mississippi Sharecroppers; Chapter 2 Fear and Discrimination; Chapter 3 Mama's Plantation; Chapter 4 A Colored Soldier; Chapter 5 A Lynching in Money, Mississippi; Chapter 6 Five Little Girls; Chapter 7 Granddaddy Jordan during the Struggle; Chapter 8 A Teacher Takes a Stand; Chapter 9 The Death of a Leader; Chapter 10 Blackballed in Mississippi; Chapter 11 The Last Summer; Chapter 12 Moving to Ohio; Chapter 13 A Schoolteacher
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585212715
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44958335
  • (OCoLC)ocm44958335

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