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Author Murch, Donna Jean.

Title Living for the city [electronic resource] : migration, education, and the rise of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California / Donna Jean Murch.

Imprint Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 312 p. : ill., maps.
Series John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- City of migrants, 1940-1960 -- Canaan bound -- Fortress California -- The campus and the street, 1961-1966 -- We care enough to tell it -- A campus where Black power won -- Black power and urban movement, 1966-1982 -- Men with guns -- Survival pending revolution -- A chicken in every bag.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Black Panther Party -- History.
African Americans -- California -- Oakland -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
African Americans -- California -- Oakland -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Education (Higher) -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Education, Higher -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Oakland (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Oakland (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780807871133 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807833766 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807895856 (e-book)

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