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The Resource Blacks in the military and beyond, G. L. A. Harris and Evelyn L. Lewis

Blacks in the military and beyond, G. L. A. Harris and Evelyn L. Lewis

Label
Blacks in the military and beyond
Title
Blacks in the military and beyond
Statement of responsibility
G. L. A. Harris and Evelyn L. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"African Americans have long used the military for gaining legitimacy and the ultimate path to citizenship. Blacks in the Military and Beyond chronicles their tumultuous journey from slavery through the present, extending the history to significant factors in determining whether or not serving in the military has indeed advantaged Blacks."
Assigning source
--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, G. L. A
Dewey number
355.0089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.63
LC item number
.H36 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Evelyn L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • African American soldiers
  • African Americans
Label
Blacks in the military and beyond, G. L. A. Harris and Evelyn L. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part 1. Yesterday's struggles -- Trials, tribulations, and tributes -- Blacks' official entry into military service : the long road traveled to integration -- Sisters in the struggle : the role of black women in the military -- The role of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) : still a repository for black talent -- Part 2. Today's realities -- The black middle class and the path to economic wealth -- Is don't ask, don't tell and don't pursue at odds with the black community? -- Education and affirmative action -- The business case: entrepreneurship and esprit de corps -- Part 3. Tomorrow's challenges and possibilities : post-service travails -- The changing economics of military service -- Advancing through the ranks : science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers -- The allure of military service : forecast for black recruitment -- Conclusion
Control code
on1089281656
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 250 pages
Isbn
9781498567855
Lccn
2019007630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029360691
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089281656
Label
Blacks in the military and beyond, G. L. A. Harris and Evelyn L. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part 1. Yesterday's struggles -- Trials, tribulations, and tributes -- Blacks' official entry into military service : the long road traveled to integration -- Sisters in the struggle : the role of black women in the military -- The role of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) : still a repository for black talent -- Part 2. Today's realities -- The black middle class and the path to economic wealth -- Is don't ask, don't tell and don't pursue at odds with the black community? -- Education and affirmative action -- The business case: entrepreneurship and esprit de corps -- Part 3. Tomorrow's challenges and possibilities : post-service travails -- The changing economics of military service -- Advancing through the ranks : science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers -- The allure of military service : forecast for black recruitment -- Conclusion
Control code
on1089281656
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 250 pages
Isbn
9781498567855
Lccn
2019007630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029360691
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089281656

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