From racial division to class unity

By Brooke Heagerty and Nelson Peery

Table of Contents


Nations, Race and Slavery

Slavery and Race in the United States

The Stages of Development of the Ideology of Race in the United States

Colonial roots
Reconstruction and after
The world begins to change: World War II and after
The world keeps changing: Conditions and results of  the Civil Rights Movement
The dream deferred?

New Possibilities for Unity - the End of the Color Line?

A world of abundance denied
Creation of a new class
The rise of a police state
A new ideology for a new class

Study Questions

Selected References  


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