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Black Marxism and Binationalism

Alex Lubin

in Geographies of Liberation: The Making of an Afro-Arab Political Imaginary

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469612881
eISBN:
9781469615318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469612881.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the political involvement of African American intellectual Ralph Bunche in three interrelated ethical questions during the era of World War II: the Negro question, the Jewish ... More


A New Negro Foreign Policy: The Critical Vision of Alain Locke and Ralph Bunche

Jeffrey C. Stewart

in African Americans in U.S. Foreign Policy: From the Era of Frederick Douglass to the Age of Obama

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038877
eISBN:
9780252096839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038877.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter is structured around the provocative claim that African Americans are natural diplomats because of the particular circumstances of the black experience in the United States. In order to ... More


African American Representatives in the United Nations: From Ralph Bunche to Susan Rice

Lorenzo Morris

in African Americans in U.S. Foreign Policy: From the Era of Frederick Douglass to the Age of Obama

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038877
eISBN:
9780252096839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038877.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter seeks to identify the assumptions and expectations that have historically surrounded African Americans in the United Nations, and determine whether they significantly affect or have ... More


Negotiating the Armistice Agreement

Avi Shlaim

in The Politics of Partition: King Abdullah, the Zionists, and Palestine 1921-1951

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198294597
eISBN:
9780191685057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294597.003.0035
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the armistices negotiations between Israel and the neighbouring Arab states. The negotiations got under way with the help of United Nations acting mediator Ralph Bunche in ... More


Legitimation Crisis

Susan Pedersen

in The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199570485
eISBN:
9780191773709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570485.003.0014
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

The geo-political conflicts of the 1930s undermined the legitimacy of the League and the imperial order alike. Japanese and Italian claims that they were bringing ‘civilization’ to Manchuria or ... More


Introduction

Eben Miller

in Born along the Color Line: The 1933 Amenia Conference and the Rise of a National Civil Rights Movement

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195174557
eISBN:
9780190254285
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195174557.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

This introductory chapter begins with a description of the Amenia Conference, a three-day civil rights retreat held by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in August ... More


Born along the Color Line: The 1933 Amenia Conference and the Rise of a National Civil Rights Movement

Eben Miller

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195174557
eISBN:
9780190254285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195174557.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

In August, 1933, dozens of people gathered amid seven large, canvas tents in a field near Amenia, in upstate New York. Joel Spingarn, president of the board of the NAACP, had called a conference to ... More


Conclusion: Mandatory Statehood in the Making

Susan Pedersen

in The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199570485
eISBN:
9780191773709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570485.003.0017
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

This concluding chapter details the collapse of the institutions of the League and the practices of mandatory oversight in the early months of the Second World War. It shows how American intervention ... More


The UN Yemen Observer Mission (UNYOM)

Asher Orkaby

in Beyond the Arab Cold War: The International History of the Yemen Civil War, 1962-68

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190618445
eISBN:
9780190618476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190618445.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History, World Modern History

In 1963, the “shuttle diplomacy” efforts of Ellsworth Bunker and Ralph Bunche between Riyadh, Cairo, and Sana’a led to an agreement for the withdrawal of Egyptian and Saudi intervention in the Yemen ... More


SARA CREECH AND HER BEAUTIFUL DOLL

Virginia Lynn Moylan

in Zora Neale Hurston's Final Decade

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813035789
eISBN:
9780813046228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035789.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter sheds new light on the six months Hurston lived in Belle Glade, Florida, in 1951, her friendship with Sara Lee Creech, and her involvement with the production of the Saralee doll, the ... More


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