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The Resource A clashing of the soul : John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century, Leroy Davis

A clashing of the soul : John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century, Leroy Davis

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A clashing of the soul : John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century
Title
A clashing of the soul
Title remainder
John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Leroy Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Awards note
Lillian Smith Book Award, 1999
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Leroy
Dewey number
  • 378/.0092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LA2317.H72
LC item number
D38 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hope, John
  • African American college presidents
  • African Americans
  • African American leadership
Label
A clashing of the soul : John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century, Leroy Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [411]-426) and index
Contents
  • The war years: 1917-1919
  • The "new Negro" and John Hope in the 1920s
  • "On top of the mountain."
  • "Oh Mary don't you weep"
  • Identity
  • Worcester and Brown
  • The return south: Nashville
  • The return south: Atlanta
  • The making of a "militant" African American president in a southern city
  • The Hope presidency: the crucial first year
  • Continuity and change after a decade of service
Control code
ocm38132585
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 440 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780820319872
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97042440
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38132585
Label
A clashing of the soul : John Hope and the dilemma of African American leadership and Black higher education in the early twentieth century, Leroy Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [411]-426) and index
Contents
  • The war years: 1917-1919
  • The "new Negro" and John Hope in the 1920s
  • "On top of the mountain."
  • "Oh Mary don't you weep"
  • Identity
  • Worcester and Brown
  • The return south: Nashville
  • The return south: Atlanta
  • The making of a "militant" African American president in a southern city
  • The Hope presidency: the crucial first year
  • Continuity and change after a decade of service
Control code
ocm38132585
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 440 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780820319872
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97042440
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38132585

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