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Biracial politics; conflict and coalition in the Metropolitan South.

by Chandler Davidson

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Houston (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Houston.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Texas -- Houston,
    • Houston (Tex.) -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.H8 D33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 301 p.
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4919524M
      ISBN 100807102456
      LC Control Number76185951

      As a member of the Emory faculty during the eventful years of , Clarence’s exposure to the changing racial politics of the South was further enhanced by his Atlanta residence. It was then that he began his research on (and occasional engagement with) Atlanta’s biracial coalition).   1. Introduction. For decades, sociologists have explored the roots of interracial violence in America. Yet, efforts to examine whether group conflict theories contribute to our understanding of intergroup violence are limited largely to explanations of race riots (Olzak et al., ) and lynchings (Beck and Tolnay, ; Corzine et al., ; Olzak, ; Phillips, ).

        By the end of the century, Watson was one of the South’s most famous advocates of black disenfranchisement and Jim Crow. Watson’s dramatic reversal on the promise of interracial class coalition was reflected more broadly across the complicated and often contradictory terrain of populist politics in the s and ’90s. Bloody conflicts between U.S. soldiers and Native Americans that raged in the West from the early s to the late s, sparked by American settlers moving into ancestral Indian lands. who had earlier been a leading figure in forging an interracial Populist coalition had, by the early twentieth century, emerged as a power in Georgia.

      This book follows in the tradition of V.O. Key Jr.'s Southern Politics which is arguably the greatest work in southern politics."—Judson L. Jeffries, Purdue University "Well-written This book is likely to be of interest to those who are concerned about race relations in general and voting behavior in particular in the South.   Churches became important organizing agencies in the political conflicts of Reconstruction, and afterwards they were among the central institutions of black life in the South. The folk spirituality of the slaves' praise services merged with the denominationalism of evangelical Protestantism to create unique religious institutions.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages 24 cm: Contents: Interpretations of the black political experience --The organizational weapon --The vote: antidemocratic contrivances --The vote: how blacks use it --The rewards --In search of white allies --The structure of coalition politics --Toward a new "southern strategy.".

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