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Author Roman, Meredith L. (Meredith Lynn)
Title Opposing Jim Crow [e-book] African Americans and the Soviet indictment of U.S. racism, 1928 - 1937 / Meredith L. Roman.
Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2012, 2012. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 301 pages )
Series Justice and social inquiry.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-292) and index.
Contents Introduction: the birth of a nation -- American racism on trial and the poster child for Soviet antiracism -- "This is not bourgeois America": representations of American racial apartheid and Soviet racelessness -- The Scottsboro campaign: personalizing American racism and speaking antiracism -- African American architects of Soviet antiracism and the challenge of black and white -- The promises of Soviet antiracism and the integration of Moscow's International Lenin School -- Epilogue: Circus and going soft on American racism.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject African Americans -- Soviet Union.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- United States.
Racism -- United States.
Multiculturalism -- Soviet Union.
Racism -- Government policy -- Soviet Union.
Anti-racism -- Soviet Union.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
ISBN 9780803215528 (cloth : alkaline paper)