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The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
by Jeanne Theoharis


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2014 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work Biography / Auto Biography
2013Letitia Woods Brown Award from the Association of Black Women Historians
Choice Top 25 Academic Titles for 2013

The definitive political biography of Rosa Parks examines her six decades of activism, challenging perceptions of her as an accidental actor in the civil rights movement

Presenting a corrective to the popular notion of Rosa Parks as the quiet seamstress who, with a single act, birthed the modern civil rights movement, Theoharis provides a revealing window into Parks s politics and years of activism.  Read more...


 
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Overview

2014 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work Biography / Auto Biography
2013Letitia Woods Brown Award from the Association of Black Women Historians
Choice Top 25 Academic Titles for 2013

The definitive political biography of Rosa Parks examines her six decades of activism, challenging perceptions of her as an accidental actor in the civil rights movement

Presenting a corrective to the popular notion of Rosa Parks as the quiet seamstress who, with a single act, birthed the modern civil rights movement, Theoharis provides a revealing window into Parks s politics and years of activism. She shows readers how this civil rights movement radical sought for more than a half a century to expose and eradicate the American racial-caste system in jobs, schools, public services, and criminal justice.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780807033326
  • ISBN-10: 0807033324
  • Publisher: Beacon Press
  • Publish Date: January 2014
  • Page Count: 320


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Books > Biography & Autobiography > Cultural Heritage
Books > Political Science > Civil Rights
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