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The Resource A faithful account of the race : African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America, Stephen G. Hall, (electronic resource)

A faithful account of the race : African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America, Stephen G. Hall, (electronic resource)

Label
A faithful account of the race : African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America
Title
A faithful account of the race
Title remainder
African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Stephen G. Hall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The civil rights and black power movements expanded popular awareness of the history and culture of African Americans. But, as Stephen Hall observes, African American authors, intellectuals, ministers, and abolitionists had been writing the history of the black experience since the 1800s. Hall charts the origins, meanings, methods, evolution, and maturation of African American historical writing from the period of the Early Republic to the 20th century and provides a holistic portrait of African American history informed by developments within and outside the African American community
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Stephen G.
Dewey number
305.896/073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Historiography
  • African Americans
  • African American historians
  • African American intellectuals
  • African diaspora
  • United States
Label
A faithful account of the race : African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America, Stephen G. Hall, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [p. 291-326] and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Troubling the pages of historians : African American intellectuals and historical writing in the early republic, 1817-1837 -- To present a just view of our origin : creating an African American historical discourse, 1837-1850 -- The destiny of the colored people : African American history between compromise and jubilee, 1850-1863 -- The historical mind of emancipation : writing African American history at the dawn of freedom, 1863-1882 -- Advancement in numbers, knowledge, and power : African American history in post-reconstruction America, 1883-1915 -- To smite the rock of knowledge : the Black academy and the professionalization of history
Control code
ocn500622258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469605364
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)500622258
Label
A faithful account of the race : African American historical writing in nineteenth-century America, Stephen G. Hall, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [p. 291-326] and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Troubling the pages of historians : African American intellectuals and historical writing in the early republic, 1817-1837 -- To present a just view of our origin : creating an African American historical discourse, 1837-1850 -- The destiny of the colored people : African American history between compromise and jubilee, 1850-1863 -- The historical mind of emancipation : writing African American history at the dawn of freedom, 1863-1882 -- Advancement in numbers, knowledge, and power : African American history in post-reconstruction America, 1883-1915 -- To smite the rock of knowledge : the Black academy and the professionalization of history
Control code
ocn500622258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469605364
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)500622258

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