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Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/3/86, Vol. 194 Issue 5, p29-33, 5p


Abstract: Focuses on the book "The Strange career of Jim Crow." Information that the book originated as a series of lectures the author gave at the invitation of the University of Virginia; Comments on the Brown decision that appeared to remove the constitutiona...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 12/2/81, Vol. 185 Issue 22, p13-16, 4p

Abstract: Focuses on the changing attitudes of Americans toward the history of the United States. Inversion of traditional myths; Shift from collective innocence to collective guilt; Historian Samuel Eliot Morison's remark on the prevailing view of Americans tow...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 11/6/89, Vol. 201 Issue 19, p38-44, 4p

Abstract: Discusses the progress of reconciling race relations in the United States. Past experiences with racial tension or violence in the country; Comparison between the history of American race relations during the 1860s and the 1960s; Conditions of blacks i...

What Became of the 1960s?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 11/9/74, Vol. 171 Issue 19, p18-25, 8p

Abstract: Focuses on the contribution of the Watergate Trial on the wave of radical protest in the U.S. Effects of the exposure of the crime and scandal in highest office on radicalism and militant activism; Vindication for the radicals of the 1960s; Sudden emer...

Flight From History. The Heritage of the Negro.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation; 9/20/1965, Vol. 201 Issue 8, p142-146, 5p

Abstract: Emerging slowly from the crippling handicaps of the past since World War II, Afro-Americans have been seeking some viable conception of their history, some meaningful way of relating the past to the present and the future. They have responded to this p...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 4/14/86, Vol. 194 Issue 15, p4-41, 3p

Abstract: Presents letters to the editor referencing the article "The Case for the Contras," published in the March 24 issue of the periodical. Justification of the attempt of the U.S. to support the counterrevolutionaries; Claim that supporting the counterrevol...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/1/93, Vol. 208 Issue 5, p30-33, 3p

Abstract: Discusses U.S. President Bill Clinton's attitude towards race and racial discrimination in the country, who comes from Arkansas, a Southern state. Examples of former presidents from the South who presided over a national race crisis; Scarcity of Clinto...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/26/66, Vol. 154 Issue 9, p46-48, 3p

Abstract: Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues. Actions that can be taken to protest the prison sentence imposed by the government of the Soviet Union on authors Andrei Sinyavsky and Yuli Daniel; Name of th...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Yale Review; Jul2011, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p104-113, 10p

Abstract: The article presents a reprint of the article "Reflections on a Centennial: The American Civil War," by C. Vann Woodward, which appeared in the June 1961 issue. The article discusses the centennial celebrations in memory of the U.S. Civil War. The auth...

Strange Career Critics: Long May They Persevere.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of American History; Dec1988, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p857-868, 12p, 1 Black and White Photograph

Abstract: Reacts to the critics and their criticisms on the book "The Strange Career of Jim Crow." Incompatibility of racial segregation with plantation slavery; Urban origin of African American segregation; Defense for the chronological order followed by the b...