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Author Bay, Mia.

Title The white image in the black mind : African-American ideas about white people, 1830-1925 / Mia Bay.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  305.8 BAY    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  305.8 BAY    Check Shelf
Description viii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-279) and index.
Contents WHITE PEOPLE IN BLACK ETHNOLOGY: "Of one blood God created all the nations of men": African-Americans respond to the rise of ideological racism, 1789-1830 -- The Redeemer race and the angry Saxon: race, gender, and White people in antebellum Black ethnology -- "What shall we do with the White People?": Whites in postbellum Black thought -- THE RACIAL THOUGHT OF THE SLAVES: "Us is human flesh": race and humanity in Black folk thought -- "Devils and good people walking de road at de same time": White people in Black folk thought -- NEW NEGROES, NEW WHITES: BLACK RACIAL THOUGHT IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: "A new Negro for a new century": Black racial ideology, 1900-1925.
Subject United States -- Race relations.
African Americans -- Attitudes -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.
Race awareness -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Race awareness -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Whites -- United States.
Whites in literature.
ISBN 019510045X alkaline paper
0195132793 paperback
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