The Resource Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood, (electronic resource)

Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood, (electronic resource)

Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Title
Lynching and spectacle
Title remainder
witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940
Statement of responsibility
Amy Louise Wood
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By examining lynching spectacles alongside both traditional and modern practices and within both local and national contexts, Wood reconfigures our understanding of lynching's relationship to modern life. --from publisher description
Member of
Awards note
Lillian Smith Book Award, 2010
Cataloging source
N$T
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1967-
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Wood, Amy Louise
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6457
LC item number
.W66 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
Series statement
New directions in southern studies
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  • Lynching
  • Violence
  • Hate crimes
  • United States
  • United States
  • Social Science
  • TRUE CRIME
  • HISTORY
  • Hate crimes
  • Lynching
  • Race relations
  • Violence
  • United States
  • Hate crime
  • Ethnische Beziehungen
  • Lynchjustiz
  • Gewalt
  • Rassenbeziehung
  • Rassenbeziehung
  • USA
  • USA
  • Hate crime
  • Rassenbeziehung
  • Lynchjustiz
  • Gewalt
  • USA
Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • They want to see the thing done : public executions
  • A hell of fire upon earth : religion
  • The spectator has a picture in his mind to remember for a long time : photography
  • They never witnessed such a melodrama : early moving pictures
  • With the roar of thunder : The birth of a nation
  • We wanted to be boosters and not knockers : photography and antilynching activism
  • Bring home to America what mob violence really means : Hollywood's spectacular indictment
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 349 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807878118
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt62xhn
System control number
  • (OCoLC)701719807
  • (OCoLC)ocn701719807
Label
Lynching and spectacle : witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940, Amy Louise Wood, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • They want to see the thing done : public executions
  • A hell of fire upon earth : religion
  • The spectator has a picture in his mind to remember for a long time : photography
  • They never witnessed such a melodrama : early moving pictures
  • With the roar of thunder : The birth of a nation
  • We wanted to be boosters and not knockers : photography and antilynching activism
  • Bring home to America what mob violence really means : Hollywood's spectacular indictment
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 349 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807878118
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt62xhn
System control number
  • (OCoLC)701719807
  • (OCoLC)ocn701719807

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