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Author Plastas, Melinda.

Title A band of noble women : racial politics in the women's peace movement / Melinda Plastas.

Imprint Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    303.66 PLA    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Syracuse studies on peace and conflict resolution
Syracuse studies on peace and conflict resolution.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents African American women and the search for peace and freedom -- Race and the social thought of white women in the WILPF -- Philadelphia: forging a national model of interracial peace work -- Cleveland, Washington, DC, and Baltimore: extending the network of interracial peace work -- Conclusion.
Subject Women's International League for Peace and Freedom -- History.
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African American pacifists -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780815632573 (cloth : alk. paper)
0815632576 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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