TITLE

Negro Workers in the Mississippi Delta

AUTHOR(S)
Piore, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
April 1968
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Apr68, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the employment of Afro-Americans by manufacturing firms in the Mississippi Delta as of 1968. Afro-Americans' transfer to productive, non-agricultural employment; Growth of the civil rights movement in Mississippi; Black Mississippians' recognition that the destruction of white supremacy would mean the destruction of the Delta economic structure as well; Services that would permit the expansion of Afro-American job opportunities.
ACCESSION #
6009968

 

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