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Author Rael, Patrick.

Title Black identity and Black protest in the antebellum North / Patrick Rael
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 421 pages) : illustrations
Series The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture.
Contents Introduction: Of Men, Lions, and History -- A Different Measure of Oppression: Leadership and Identity in the Black North -- Besieged by Freedom's Army: Antislavery Celebrations and Black Activism -- The Sign of Things: The "Names Controversy" and Black Identity -- Discipline of the Heart, Discipline of the Mind: The Sources of Black Social Thought -- Slaves to a Wicked Public Sentiment: Black Respectability and the Response to Prejudice -- A Nation Out of a Nation: Black Nationalism as Nationalism -- This Temple of Liberty: Black Racialism and American Identity -- Conclusion: Black Protest and the Continuing Revolution
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-407) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject African American leadership -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- History -- To 1863.
African Americans -- Race identity -- Northeastern States.
African Americans -- Northeastern States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Free African Americans -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
Protest movements -- Northeastern States -- History -- 20th century.
Northeastern States -- Race relations.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001027124
ISBN 0807826383 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807849677 (paperback; alk. paper)
0807875031 (electronic bk.)
9780807826386 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807849675 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780807875032 (electronic bk.)