Ethical complications of lynching : Ida B. Wells's interrogation of American terror / Angela D. Sims.
By: Sims, Angela DMaterial type: TextSeries: Black religion, womanist thought, social justice: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010Edition: 1st edDescription: xi, 194 p. : ill. ; 22 cmISBN: 9780230622388 (alk. paper); 0230622380 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Lynching -- United States -- History | Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 | United States -- Race relations -- Moral and ethical aspectsLOC classification: HV6457 | .S56 2010
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Black slave family's moral situation in Mississippi during the Civil War -- Freed-person of color's moral situation during Reconstruction -- Head of family's response to the 1878 yellow fever epidemic -- Wells on lynching : an overview -- Investigating facts -- Interpreting data -- Challenging "alleged causes" -- The issue of race and lynching -- The social construction of gender and lynching -- The intersection of economics and lynching -- Re-orientation : viewing justice in a racially violent world -- Re-evaluation : demythologizing hegemonic structures -- Re-interpretation : defining hope from a minority perspective -- Just act : a mandate to talk about the lynched.
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