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Suggested Readings

The listing below are items that were published between 2013 and 2016 and meet the criteria of Subject=Social Movements and Topic Political Science.  This list can be amended/changed, simply call Pamela Flinton at x6365.

Student activism and civil rights in Mississippi : protest politics and the struggle for racial justice, 1960-1965

by James P. Marshall, Staughton Lynd, eBook. Publication: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2013]

Crossing the line : women's interracial activism in South Carolina during and after World War II

by Cherisse Jones-Branch. eBook.Publication: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2014]

Charleston syllabus : readings on race, racism, and racial violence

by Chad Louis Williams, Kidada E. Williams, Keisha N. Blain. Print book. Publication: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2016]

Call Numbers: 305.800973 C4776 2016 - Main Collection

Environmental activism and the urban crisis : Baltimore, St. Louis, Chicago

by Robert R. Gioielli. eBook.Publication: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, [2014]

Talking about structural inequalities in everyday life : new politics of race in groups, organizations, and social systems

by Ellen L. Short, Leo Wilton. Print book. Publication: Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing, Inc., [2016]

Call Numbers: 305.8 T146 2016 - Main Collection

Race in the age of Obama. Part 2

by Donald Cunnigen, Marino A. Bruce. eBook. Publication: United Kingdom : Emerald Publishing, 2014.

Peace be still modern black America from World War II to Barack Obama

by Matthew C. Whitaker. eBook. Publication: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2013]

We the people. Volume 3, The civil rights revolution

by Bruce A. Ackerman. Print book. Publication: Cambridge, Mass : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014.

Call Numbers: 342.73029 A182w 2014 - Main Collection

Captive nation : Black prison organizing in the civil rights era

by Dan Berger. Print book. Publication: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2014]

Call Numbers: 365.6 B496c 2014 - Main Collection

Becoming a footnote : an activist-scholar finds his voice, learns to write, and survives academia

by Sanford. Schram. eBook. Publication: Albany : State University of New York Press, [2013]

Cinema civil rights : regulation, repression, and race in the classical Hollywood era

by Ellen C. Scott. eBook.Publication: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2015.


by Amelia Jones. Print book.Publication: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, 2014.

Call Numbers: 704.9 S5189 2014 - Main Collection

African American leadership : a concise reference guide

by Tyson King-Meadows. eBook. Publication: [Santa Barbara, California] : Mission Bell Media, 2015. Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2015.

Seeking the beloved community : a feminist race reader

by Joy James. eBook.Publication: Albany : State University of New York Press, [2013]

Choctaw resurgence in Mississippi : race, class, and nation building in the jim crow south, 1830-1977

by Katherine M. B. Osburn. eBook.Publication: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2014.

NAACP youth and the fight for black freedom, 1936-1965

by Thomas L. Bynum. eBook. Publication: Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, 2013.

Lines of descent : W.E.B. Du Bois and the emergence of identity

by Anthony Appiah. eBook. Publication: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2014.

Southern African liberation struggles : new local, regional and global perspectives

by Hilary. Sapire, Christopher C. Saunders. eBook.Publication: Claremont, South Africa : UCT Press, 2013.

Virtual Activism on Cameroon the CamNet Files.

by Isaac N. Endeley. eBook.Publication: Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, 2013.

Promoting online voices for countering violent extremism

by Todd C. Helmus, Erin. York, Peter. Chalk, RAND Homeland Security and Defense Center. eBook. Publication: [Santa Monica, California?] : RAND Corporation, [2013]

Reimagining social movements : from collectives to individuals

by Antimo Farro, Henri Lustiger-Thaler. eBook. Publication: Farnham, Surrey, UK : Ashgate Publishing Limited, [2014]

Talking Politics? What You Need to Know before Opening Your Mouth.

by Sheila Suess. Kennedy. eBook. Publication: Washington : Georgetown University Press, 2014.

Waging peace : global adventures of a lifelong activist

by David Hartsough, Joyce Hollyday. eBook. Publication: Oakland, CA : PM Press, [2014]

Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s

by Michael S. Foley. Print book. Publication: New York : Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2013]

Call Numbers: 322.40973 F663f 2013 - Main Collection

The DREAMers how the undocumented youth movement transformed the immigrant rights debate

by Walter. Nicholls. eBook. Publication: Palo Alto, California : Stanford University Press, ©2013.


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