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Redeeming the Soul of America

Gary Dorrien

in Breaking White Supremacy: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Black Social Gospel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300205619
eISBN:
9780300231359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300205619.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Martin Luther King Jr. grew up in a black southern clerical family, earned graduate degrees at Crozer Seminary and Boston University School of Theology, and electrified the Montgomery boycott on its ... More


“I Have a Dream”: King Speaks in Rocky Mount

W. Jason Miller

in Origins of the Dream: Hughes's Poetry and King's Rhetoric

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060446
eISBN:
9780813050713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060446.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter analyzes King’s first documented use of the phrase “I have a dream.” Because the speech was delivered at Booker T. Washington High School, the introductory focus of King’s speech can be ... More


The March on Washington: Veiling Hughes’s Poetry

W. Jason Miller

in Origins of the Dream: Hughes's Poetry and King's Rhetoric

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060446
eISBN:
9780813050713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060446.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This very brief chapter rereads King’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech delivered in Washington, D.C. on August 28, 1963, by indentifying the various allusions made to Hughes’s poetry. Poems such as “I ... More


Origins of the Dream: Hughes's Poetry and King's Rhetoric

W. Jason Miller

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060446
eISBN:
9780813050713
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060446.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Since Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, some scholars have privately suspected that King’s “dream” was connected to Langston Hughes’s poetry. Drawing on archival materials, including ... More


Exchange and Efficiency

Richard Adelstein

in The Exchange Order: Property and Liability as an Economic System

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190694272
eISBN:
9780190694302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694272.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter articulates the Coase Theorem, which describes how voluntary exchange works when it works perfectly, and considers its implications for both efficient and equitable allocation when ... More


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