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If your back"s not bent

Dorothy Cotton

If your back"s not bent

the role of the Citizenship Education Program in the civil rights movement

by Dorothy Cotton

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Published by Atria Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women civil rights workers,
  • Race relations,
  • Civil rights,
  • Citizenship Education Program,
  • African American women educators,
  • Civil rights movements,
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference,
  • African Americans,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDorothy Cotton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.97.C83 A3 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214743M
    ISBN 109780743296830, 9780743296847, 9781439187425
    LC Control Number2012004463


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Today she speaks around the world, from Africa to China, and has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, the BBC, PBS’ American Experience, and many more. If Your Back’s Not Bent is the first published account of how her work and the CEP were fundamental to the success of the Civil Rights Movement.

more/5. "Dorothy F. Cotton's book, If Your Back's Not Bent, is a distinct reminder that women have been endlessly omitted from the written histories of civil rights movements.

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If Your Back's Not Bent recounts the accomplishments and the drama of this training that was largely ignored by the media, which had focused its attention on marches and demonstrations.

This book describes who participated and how they were transformed—men and women alike—from victims to active citizens, and how they transformed their communities and.

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