Below is a list of some resources that expand upon the material we are discussing in class. This list is a work in progress, so please let me know if you come across useful resources that would be of value to others in the class.
Allen, Robert L. 1971 Black Awakening in Capitalist America. Garden City, NY: Doubleday.
Anderson, Terry. 1996. The Movement and the Sixties: Protest in America fro Greensboro to Wounded Knee. New York: Oxford University Press.
Appiah, Kwame and Henry Louis Gates (eds.). 2004. Africana Civil Rights: An A-Z Reference of the Movement That Changed America. Philadelphia: Runnung Press.
Baldwin, James. 1963. The Fire Next Time. New York: Dial Press
Balkin, Jack M. 2001. What Brown v. Board of Education Should Have Said. New York: New York University Press.
Bass, Amy. 2002. Not the Triumph but the Struggle: The 1968 Olympics and the Making of the Black Athlete. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Bell, Derrick. 1992. Faces from the Bottom of the Well: The Permanence of Racism. New York: Basic Books.
Bell, Derrick. 2004. Silent Covenants: Brown v. Board of Education and the Unfilled Hopes for Racial Reform. New York: Oxford University Press.
Bennett, Lerone. 1984. Before the Mayflower: A History of Black America (5th edition). New York: Penguin, 1984.
Blaustein, Albert and Robert Zangrando. 1968 Civil Rights and the American Negro. New York: Washington Square Press.
Bloom, Jack. 1987. Class, race, and the Civil Rights Movement, Bloomington, Indiana University Press.
Bloomberg, Rhoda Lois. 1991. Civil Rights: the 1960s Freedom Struggle. Boston: Twayne.
Boggs, Grace Lee. 1998. Living for Change: An Autobiography. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.
Branch, Taylor. 1988. Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Branch, Taylor. 2006. Canaan’s Edge: America in the King Years 1965-68. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Brooks, Thomas. 1974 Walls Come Tumbling Down: A History of the Civil Rights Movement 1940-1970. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
Bush, Rod. 1999. We are not what we seem: Black nationalism and class struggle. New York, New York University Press.
Carmichael, Stokely (with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell). 2003. Ready for Revolution: The Life and Struggles of Stokely Carmichael. New York: Scribner.
Cashin, Sheryll. 2004. The Failures of Integration: How Race and Class Are Undermining the American Dream. Cambridge: Public Affairs.
Carson, Clayborne. 1981 In Struggle: SNCC and the Black Awakening of the 1960′s. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
Chafe, William H. 1980 Civilities and Civil Rights. New York: Oxford University Press.
Clayton, Edward, ed. 1964 The SCLC Story. Atlanta: Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Cleaver, Eldridge. 1968. Soul on Ice. New York: Dell.
Cone, James. 2002. Martin and Malcolm and America: A Dream or a Nightmare. Orbis, Maryknoll, New York.
Cunningham, David. 2004. There’s Something Happening Here: The New Left, The Klan and FBI Counterintelligence. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Dudiziak, Mary L. 2000. Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Dyson, Michael. 1995. Making Malcolm: The Myth and the Meaning of Malcolm X., New York: Oxford University Press.
Eick, Gretchen Cassel, 2001. Dissent in Wichita: The civil rights movement, 1954-72. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.
Fanon, Frantz. 1967. Black Skins, White Masks. New York, Grove.
Fairclough, Adam. 2001. Better Day Coming: Blacks and Equality, 1890-2000. New York: Penguin Books.
Flacks, Richard. 1967. “The Liberated Generation: An Exploration of the Roots of Student Protest.” Journal of Social Issues 23 (July)
Fleming, Karl. 2005. Son of the Rough South: An Uncivil Memoir. Cambridge: Public Affairs.
Foster, Julian and Durward Long (eds.) 1970. Protest: Student Activism in America. New York: William Morrow.
Freeman, J. 1973. “The Origins of the Women’s Liberation Movement.” American Journal of Sociology 78, No. 4 (January):792-811.
Garrow, David J. 1986. Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. New York: Vintage Books.
Giddings, Paula. 1984. When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America. New York: Bantam.
Gitlin, Todd. 1980. The Whole World is Watching. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Hacker, Andrew. 1992. Two Nations: Black and White Separate, Hostile, Unequal. New York: Ballantine Books, Inc.
Haines, Herbert H. 1988. Black Radicals and the Civil Rights Mainstream, 1954-1970. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.
Harding, Vincent. 1980. The Other American Revolution. Los Angeles: Center for Afro-American Studies, UCLA.
Himes, Joseph S. 1980. Conflict and Conflict Management. Athens: University of Georgia Press.
Irons, Peter H. 2002. Jim Crow’s Children: The Broken Promise of the Brown Decision. New York: Viking Press.
Joseph, Peniel E. 2007. Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power. New York: Henry Holt and Co.
Katznelson, Ira. 2005. When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America. New York: W.W. Norton.
Kaufman, Jonathan. 1988. Broken Alliance: The Turbulent Times Between Blacks and Jews in America. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons.
Killian, Lewis and Charles Grigg. 1964. Racial Crisis in America: Leadership in Conflict. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1963 Why We Can’t Wait. New York: New American Library.
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Lawson, Steven F. 1976. Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South, 1944-1969. New York: Columbia University Press.
____________. 1985. In Pursuit of Power: Southern Blacks and Electoral Politics, 1965-1982. New York: Columbia University Press.
Lerner, Gerda, ed. 1972. Black Women in White America: A Documentary History. New York: Vintage Books.
Marable, Manning and Leith Mullins (eds.). 2000. Let Nobody Turn Us Around: Voices of Resistance, Reform, and Renewal. New York: Roman and Littlefield.
Marx, Gary and Michael Useem. 1971. “Majority Involvement in Minority Movements: Civil Rights, Abolition, Untouchability.” Journal of Social Issues 27:81-104.
McPhail, Clark. 1971. “Civil Disorder Participation: A Critical Examination of Recent Research.” American Sociological Review 36:1058-73.
Meacham, Jon (ed.). 2001. Voices In Our Blood: America’s Best on the Civil Rights Movement. New York: Random House.
Morris, Aldon D. 1984. The Origins of the Civil Rights Movement: Black Communities Organizing for Change. New York: The Free Press.
Ogletree, Charles J. 2004. All Deliberate Speed: Reflection on the First Half Century of Brown v. Board of Education. New York: W.W. Norton.
Omi, Michael and Howard Winant. 1986. Racial Formation in the United States: From the 1960s to the 1980s. New York: Routledge and Kegan Paul.
O’Reilly, Kenneth. 1989. Racial Matters: The FBI’s Secret Files on Black America, 1960-1972. New York: Free Press.
Patterson, James T. 2001. Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Payne, Charles. 2007. I’ve Got the Light of Freedom: The Organizing Tradition and the Mississippi Freedom Struggle. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Pearson, Hugh. 1994. The Shadow of the Panther: Huey Newton and the Price of Black Power. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
Pincus, Fred L. and Ehrlich, Howard J. 1994. Race and Ethnic Conflict: Contending Views on Prejudice, Discrimination and Ethnoviolence. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Piven, Frances F. and Richard A. Cloward. 1979. Poor People’s Movements: How They Succeed, Why Some Fail. New York: Vintage Books.
Roberts, Gene and Hank Klibanoff. 2006. The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle and the Awakening of a Nation. New York: Knopf.
Rollins, Judith. 1986. “Part of the Whole: Interdependence of the Civil Rights Movement and Other Movements.” Phylon, 47, #1.
Sales, William. 1994. From Civil Rights to Black Liberation: Malcolm X and the Organization of Afro-American Unity. Boston: South End.
Schull, Steven A. 1993. A Kinder Gentler Racism?: The Reagan-Bush Civil Rights Legacy. Armonk, New York: M. E. Sharpe.
Schuman, Howard, Charlotte Steeh and Lawrence Bobo. 1985. Racial attitudes in America: trends and interpretations. Cambridge, Harvard University Press.
Smith, Robert C. 1995. Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era: Now You See It, Now You Don’t. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.
Sokol, Jason. 2006. There Goes My Everything: White Southerners in the Age of Civil, 1945-1975. New York: Knopf.
Tilly, Charles. 1978. From Mobilization to Revolution. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
Williams, Juan. Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-65. New York: Viking, 1987.