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Making a way out of no way : African American women and the second great migration  Cover Image Book Book

Making a way out of no way : African American women and the second great migration / Lisa Krissoff Boehm.

Record details

  • OCLC: ocn243601834
  • ISBN: 1604732172 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781604732160 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1604732164 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781604738025
  • ISBN: 9781604732177 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xx, 297 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi, c2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-282) and index.
Contents: A note on style -- Biographical sketches -- Introduction -- Memories of the Southern childhood -- Guiding influences and the younger years -- The move north -- Encountering the city -- The work of the domestic -- Family aspects -- Experiences with other types of employment -- Reflections on the migration and a life of work -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject: African American women > Social conditions > 20th century.
Rural-urban migration > United States > History > 20th century.
African American women > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Migrations > History > 20th century.
Migration, Internal > United States > History > 20th century.
African American women > Biography.
Oral history > United States.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at ASLAN - Network. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Asbury Theological Seminary.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
KY Campus E185.86 .B6325 2009 1091201238 Stacks Available -

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