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History teaches us to resist

Mary Frances Berry

History teaches us to resist

how progressive movements have succeeded in challenging times

by Mary Frances Berry

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Protest movements,
  • History,
  • Political participation,
  • Resistance to Government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-207) and index.

    StatementMary Frances Berry
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN57 .B465 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 pages
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26947959M
    ISBN 100807005460
    ISBN 109780807005460
    LC Control Number2017030034
    OCLC/WorldCa987996199

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      Brown Lecture: Dr. Mary Frances Berry, History Teaches Us to Resist. In her new book, History Teaches Us to Resist: How Progressive Movements Have Succeeded in Challenging Times, Dr. Mary Frances Berry examines instances of resistance during the times of various presidential administrations. Despair and mourning after the election of a hostile president are part of the push-pull . Her latest book, History Teaches Us to Resist: How Progressive Movements Have Succeeded in Challenging Times, examines the successful tactics of movements that ended the Vietnam War, jumpstarted government response to the AIDS epidemic, championed the Americans with Disabilities Act and advanced civil, women’s and LGBTQ rights—all of which.


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History Teaches Us to Resist book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Historian and civil rights activist proves how progres /5. History Teaches Us to Resist is an encouraging reminder that, with strategic discipline, progressives have always found creative ways to advance the work of justice and equality—even in the worst of times.” —Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel, NAACP Legal Defense Fund.

Mary Frances Berry is the Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought and professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania. She is former chairwoman of the US Commission on Civil Rights, an Honorary Fellow of the American Society for Legal History, the author of twelve books, and the recipient of thirty-five honorary degrees.

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About the Author Previously an editor at both Palgrave Macmillan and Routledge, editorial director Gayatri Patnaik has been at Beacon Press nearly fifteen years and has published authors including Cornel West, Kate Bornstein, Marcus Rediker and Mary Frances Berry.

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