Seven. African-American Civil Rights

  1. Mitchell B. Lerner
  1. Kent B. Germany

Published Online: 19 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch7

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

How to Cite

Germany, K. B. (2011) African-American Civil Rights, in A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson (ed M. B. Lerner), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Ohio State University, USA

Author Information

  1. University of South Carolina, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333893

Online ISBN: 9781444347494

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Keywords:

  • African-American civil rights;
  • Johnson, a Klan-fighting family;
  • Wilkins, finding God's presence in LBJ;
  • unconditional War on Poverty;
  • LBJ presidency, civil rights movement;
  • impossibility, separating legend from his legacy;
  • Johnson “micromanaging” Humphrey's efforts;
  • “principles of racial equality and justice”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • References

  • Further Reading