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Disturbing the Peace

Black Culture and the Police Power after Slavery

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$52.00 • £45.95 • €47.95

ISBN 9780674035089

Publication Date: 10/30/2009

Short

320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 halftones

World

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  • List of Figures
  • 1. The Black Tradition from Ida B. Wells to Robert Charles
  • 2. The Strange Career of Bras-Coupé
  • 3. Uncle Remus and the Atlanta Police Department
  • 4. The Black Tradition from George W. Johnson to Ozella Jones
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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