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The Resource Crescent City girls : the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans, LaKisha Michelle Simmons

Crescent City girls : the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans, LaKisha Michelle Simmons

Label
Crescent City girls : the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans
Title
Crescent City girls
Title remainder
the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans
Statement of responsibility
LaKisha Michelle Simmons
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simmons, LaKisha Michelle,
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • Racism
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • Women
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Louisiana
Label
Crescent City girls : the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans, LaKisha Michelle Simmons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: growing up within the double bind, 1930-1954 -- Suppose they don't want us here? Mental mapping of Jim Crow New Orleans -- A street where girls were meddled: insults and street harassment -- Defending her honor: interracial sexual violence, silences, and respectability -- The geography of niceness: morality, anxiety, and Black girlhood -- Relationships unbecoming of a girl her age: sexual delinquency and the house of the good shepherd -- Make-believe land: pleasure in Black girl's lives -- Epilogue: Jim Crow girls, Hurricane Katrina women
Control code
893452563
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781469622804
Lccn
2015003751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893452563
Label
Crescent City girls : the lives of young Black women in segregated New Orleans, LaKisha Michelle Simmons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: growing up within the double bind, 1930-1954 -- Suppose they don't want us here? Mental mapping of Jim Crow New Orleans -- A street where girls were meddled: insults and street harassment -- Defending her honor: interracial sexual violence, silences, and respectability -- The geography of niceness: morality, anxiety, and Black girlhood -- Relationships unbecoming of a girl her age: sexual delinquency and the house of the good shepherd -- Make-believe land: pleasure in Black girl's lives -- Epilogue: Jim Crow girls, Hurricane Katrina women
Control code
893452563
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781469622804
Lccn
2015003751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893452563

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