Dream and legacy : Dr. Martin Luther King in the post-civil rights era /

"With contributions by: Rosa M. Banda, Michael L. Clemons, Lakeyta M. Bonnette-Bailey, Donathan L. Brown, Hannah Firdyiwek, Alonzo M. Flowers III, Helen Taylor Greene, William G. Jones, Athena M. King, Taj'ullah Sky Lark, Jamela M. Martin, Marcus L. Martin, Byron D'Andra Orey, Amardo...

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Other Authors: Clemons, Michael L., (Editor)
Brown, Donathan L.,
(Editor)

Dorsey, William H. L.,
(Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2017]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Michael L. Clemons, Donathan L. Brown, and William H.L. Dorsey
  • Part I. Politics and public policy. Through the eyes of King : assessing contemporary challenges to voting rights / Donathan L. Brown ; The ideals and vision of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. : crime and social justice / Jason Williams and Helen Taylor Greene ; A vision for racial congruence : reflecting on the underrepresentation of faculty of color in the academy / Alonzo M. Flowers III and Rosa M. Banda ; African American healthcare : assessing progress and needs through Martin Luther King's perspective on social justice and equality / Marcus L. Martin, Audrey E. Snyder, Jamela M. Martin, Taj'ullah Sky Lark, Hannah Firdyiwek, and Leslie Walker
  • Part II. Foreign affairs and Africa. Toward foreign policy justice? : a dream unfulfilled / Michael L. Clemons ; Martin Luther King Jr. and Africa : then and now / William G. Jones
  • Part III. Social developments. A dream that occurred or a dream deferred? : race relations from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to President Barack Hussein Obama / Byron D'Andra Orey, Lakeyta M. Bonnette-Bailey, and Athena M. King ; King the sellout or sellin' out King? : hip hop's Martin Luther King Jr. / James L. Taylor ; On redefining civil rights / Amardo Rodriguez ; Epilogue : King's enduring relevance / Michael L. Clemons.