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Washington, Booker T. 1856-1915

Overview
Works: 1,575 works in 3,962 publications in 6 languages and 127,577 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Juvenile works  Literature 
Subject Headings: African Americans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Speaker, Signer, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent
Classifications: E185.97, B
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Most widely held works by Booker T Washington
The future of the American Negro by Booker T Washington( Book )

74 editions published between 1899 and 2015 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
Frederick Douglass by Booker T Washington( Book )

45 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Douglass also includes some detailed background on contemporary issues and events and how they influenced Douglass' rise to prominence: the roots of antislavery agitation, the Fugitive Slave Law, the Underground Railroad, the American Colonisation Society, the conflict in Kansas for free soil, the John Brown raid, the Civil War, the enlistment of Colored Troops, and Reconstruction
Up from slavery, an autobiography by Booker T Washington( Book )

187 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a part of American History, that all students of American History should know
The Negro problem by Booker T Washington( Book )

56 editions published between 1903 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One hundred years ago, African Americans looked forward to the new twentieth century with mixed feelings of pride and discouragement. While they could point to the tremendous progress many of them had made since the end of slavery under the dynamic leadership of Booker T. Washington, the majority of White Americans showed little willingness to accept Blacks as equals, and in the South segregation was practically institutionalized through the recently enacted Jim Crow laws."
The Negro in the South; his economic progress in relation to his moral and religious development. Being the William Levi Bull lectures for the year 1907 by Booker T Washington( Book )

43 editions published between 1907 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four lectures given as part of an endowed Lectureship on Christian Sociology at Philadelphia Divinity School. Washington's two lectures concern the economic development of African Americans both during and after slavery. He argues that slavery enabled the freedman to become a success and that economic and industrial development improves both the moral and the religious life of African Americans. Du Bois argues that slavery hindered the South in its industrial development--leaving an agriculture-based economy out of step with the world around it. His second lecture argues that Southern white religion has been broadly unjust to slaves and former slaves and how in so doing it has betrayed its own hypocrisy
Tuskegee & its people; their ideals and achievements by Booker T Washington( Book )

29 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Negro; the rise of the race from slavery by Booker T Washington( Book )

40 editions published between 1909 and 2005 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African American political thought, 1890-1930 : Washington, Du Bois, Garvey, and Randolph by Cary D Wintz( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays, letters, speeches, and editorials produced by four prominent African American civil rights leaders in the late 19th century
The Negro in business by Booker T Washington( Book )

34 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Character building; being addresses delivered on Sunday evenings to the students of Tuskegee institute by Booker T Washington( Book )

43 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Booker T. Washington has been regarded as the leading figure in African American life, and as the man who brought his people from slavery to unfettered economic, political, and social involvement in the American mainstream. He has also been strongly criticized for advancing the cause of racial accommodation when the political agenda dictated the development of an independent black standpoint in all areas of the industrial structure. This agenda went far beyond educational reform and agrarian participation. Character Building first appeared in 1902. While enormous changes have occurred in all phases of African American rights and responsibilities, Booker T. Washington's broad outlines on building moral character have remained intact. Washington's book can be viewed as a Dale Carnegie volume on How to Win Friends and Influence People-black and white-as noted by the very title of the chapters: "Helping Others," "Influencing by Example," "Education that Educates," "The Gospel of Service," etc. For those in search of the ideological roots of black life in post-slavery times, this text will be a reminder of where the American nation has come from and, arguably, where it is going
Working with the hands : being a sequel to "Up from slavery," covering the author's experiences in industrial training at Tuskegee by Booker T Washington( Book )

21 editions published between 1904 and 1969 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the Negro having a fair chance? by Booker T Washington( )

13 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the Negro by Booker T Washington( )

11 editions published between 1899 and 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuskegee : a retrospect and prospect by Booker T Washington( )

10 editions published between 1906 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The religious life of the negro by Booker T Washington( )

9 editions published between 1905 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro self-help by Booker T Washington( )

9 editions published between 1905 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teamwork by Booker T Washington( )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1997 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fruits of industrial training by Booker T Washington( )

9 editions published between 1903 and 1995 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of the negro by Booker T Washington( )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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African American political thought, 1890-1930 : Washington, Du Bois, Garvey, and Randolph
Alternative Names
Booker T. Washington Amerikaans schrijver

Booker T. Washington amerikanischer Pädagoge, Sozialreformer und Schwarzenrechtler

Booker T. Washington educador, orador, cohesor y líder de la comunidad negra estadounidense

Booker T. Washington educatore, scrittore e oratore statunitense

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Buker T. Vaşington

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Bukers Vašingtons

Kaseiton, Fukokuji 1856-1915

Taliaferro Washington, Booker 1856-1915

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Vāśiṅgaṭana, Vukara Ṭī 1856-1915

Vaşington, Booker T. 1856-1915

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Waschingtons, Bukers 1856-1915

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Washington, Booker Taliaferre

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Washington, Vukara Ti.

Waszington, Bucker.

Букер Вашингтон

Букер Т. Вашингтон

Букер Талиафер Вашингтон

Вашингтон Букер Талиафер 1856-1915

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בוקר טי. וושינגטון

ושינגטון, בוקר ט., 1856-1915

बुकर टी वाशिंगटन

બુકર ટી.વોશિંગ્ટન

ബുക്കർ ടി. വാഷിങ്ടൺ

부커 T. 워싱턴

워싱턴, 부커 T. 1856-1915

ブッカー・T・ワシントン アフリカ系アメリカ人の教育者、著作者、弁士、相談役

ワシントン, B. T

布克·華盛頓

华盛顿, 布克尓

Languages
English (1,003)

Chinese (18)

French (11)

Sotho (2)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Frederick DouglassUp from slavery, an autobiographyThe Negro problemThe Negro in the South; his economic progress in relation to his moral and religious development. Being the William Levi Bull lectures for the year 1907Tuskegee & its people; their ideals and achievementsAfrican American political thought, 1890-1930 : Washington, Du Bois, Garvey, and RandolphCharacter building; being addresses delivered on Sunday evenings to the students of Tuskegee institute