The Freedom Schools

The Freedom Schools

Student Activists in the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement

eBook - 2016
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Conducting dozens of interviews and consulting rich archival materials, Jon N. Hale weaves a social history of the Mississippi Freedom Schools from the perspective of former students and teachers. Having turned their training into decades of activism, these individuals speak invaluably on the ideologies that informed their practice and the effectiveness of their locally organized, widely transmitted curriculum. They also offer key strategies for further integrating the American school system and politically engaging today's youth.

Publisher: New York :, Columbia University Press,, 2016
ISBN: 9780231541824
Characteristics: 1 online resource (317 pages) :,illustrations
Additional Contributors: NC Live eBook Central


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