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By Foster Dickson

ISBN-10: 0786460482

ISBN-13: 9780786460489

even though a lot recognition has been paid to the adults who led, participated in, or witnessed the civil rights flow, less realization has been given to those that have been teenagers in the course of that period. specially within the South, those kids of the Fifties and in a while got here of age in the middle of significant societal shifts concerning race, gender, social type, and because the South re-branded itself the “Sun Belt.” during this choice of memoirs, writers, academics, students and historians bear in mind starting to be up within the South from the overdue Fifties to the early Nineties, revealing how the zone replaced through the years, in addition to how a Southern adolescence different throughout time, race, gender, socio-economic prestige, and geography. by way of viewing those remembrances during the lens of multiculturalism, this assortment bargains anuanced realizing of ways the pre-civil rights stream South advanced into the South of the twenty first century.

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