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Shearer, Jacqueline

Overview
Works: 46 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 2,687 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay
Classifications: E185.615, 323.4
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Most widely held works by Jacqueline Shearer
Eyes on the prize ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the first officially sanctioned regiment of northern Black soldiers formed in Boston during the Civil War
The Keys to the kingdom, 1974-1980 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the relationship between law and popular struggle. In Boston, black parents organized to improve their children's education. In Atlanta, Mayor Maynard Jackson, the city's first black mayor, tries to guarantee black involvement in the construction of Atlanta's airport
The Promised land 1967-1968 by Henry Hampton ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moved by the increasing level of poverty, Dr. Martin Luther King, in the final year of his life, began to organize a Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C., where they would erect Resurrection City to embarrass and motivate a reluctant government. On April 4, 1968, Dr. King was assassinated. Soon after its construction, Resurrection City was shut down, marking the end of a chapter of the civil rights movement
Eyes on the prize II. America at the racial crossroads-1965 to 1985 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the relationship between law and popular struggle. In Boston, black parents organized to improve their children's education. In Atlanta, Mayor Maynard Jackson, the city's first black mayor, tries to guarantee black involvement in the construction of Atlanta's airport
Eyes on the prize II America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moved by the increasing level of poverty, Dr. Martin Luther King, in the final year of his life, began to organize a Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C., where they would erect Resurrection City to embarrass and motivate a reluctant government. On April 4, 1968, Dr. King was assassinated. Soon after its construction, Resurrection City was shut down, marking the end of a chapter of the civil rights movement
Rape culture [update] by Margaret Lazarus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines popular advertising, films, music and adult entertainment and documents the insights of rape crisis workers and prisoners working against rape. Considers the rape of women in relation to the cultural and social forces that produce rapists and rape victims. Includes interviews with male prisoners against rape, a convicted rapist, rape crisis center workers, and others associated with the problem
Power! (1966-1968) and the Promised Land (1967-1968) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The promised land" shows how Martin Luther King, in the final year of his life, began to organize a Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C., where they would erect Resurrection City to embarrass and motivate a reluctant government. On April 4, 1968, King was assassinated. Soon after its construction, Resurrection City was shut down, marking the end of a chapter of the civil rights movement
A minor altercation ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts a fight between two high school girls, one black and one white, over a class assignment. Shows both girls being suspended from school, and the reactions of their families and friends to the situation
The keys to the kingdom, 1974-1980 ; Back to the movement, 1979-1983 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Back to the movement" shows Miami's Black community exploding in rioting, but in Chicago, a grassroots movement triumphs - Harold Washington is elected the city's first Black mayor. Concludes with a review of the people who made the civil rights movement a force for change
Eyes on the prize America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moved by the increasing level of poverty, Dr. Martin Luther King, in the final year of his life, began to organize a Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C., where they would erect Resurrection City to embarrass and motivate a reluctant government. On April 4, 1968, Dr. King was assassinated. Soon after its construction, Resurrection City was shut down, marking the end of a chapter of the civil rights movement
The time has come, 1964-1965 ; Two societies, 1965-1968 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two societies" tells how Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference aid in the non-violent struggle against segregated housing. The Kerner Commission concludes that America is becoming "two societies -one Black, one white - separate and unequal."
Eyes on the prize America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[The program] documents the journey of Black Americans seeking justice, power and identity from the mid-1960's to the mid-1980's and shows the profound effect this movement had on all Americans. Through the historical footage and contemporary interviews, the 8-hour series examines the triumphs and failures of individuals and communities eager to give flesh to the Movement's hard-won gains ... The purpose of the series is to provide a comprehensive, historically accurate and exciting film treatment of this extraordinary period in our nation's history."--Excerpts from 1990 Peabody Awards entry form. Highlights integration of Boston schools through court-ordered bussing, and Atlanta following the election of Maynard Jackson as mayor
Eyes on the prize America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[The program] documents the journey of Black Americans seeking justice, power and identity from the mid-1960's to the mid-1980's and shows the profound effect this movement had on all Americans. Through the historical footage and contemporary interviews, the 8-hour series examines the triumphs and failures of individuals and communities eager to give flesh to the Movement's hard-won gains ... The purpose of the series is to provide a comprehensive, historically accurate and exciting film treatment of this extraordinary period in our nation's history."--Excerpts from 1990 Peabody Awards entry form. Focuses on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s connection of the anti-poverty campaign to the anti-Vietnam war movement
Eyes on the prize. America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1970s, antidiscrimination legal rights are put to the test. In Boston, some whites violently resist federal school desegregation orders; while, in Atlanta, their first Black mayor, Maynard Jackson, proceeds with affirmative action programs
"We who believe in freedom" : the Center for Constitutional Rights looks at the Constitution ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eyes on the prize. America at the racial crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Luther King, Jr. expands his influence within the rapidly fragmenting civil rights movement, opposes the war in Vietnam and launches through his Southern Christian Leadership Conference a program called the Poor People's Campaign. Finally, he is assassinated in Memphis, bringing to an end a major stream of the movement
The Keys to the kingdom (1974-80), and, Back to the movement (1979-mid 1980s) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the issue of busing in Boston, examining the opinions of both white and Afro-American parents. Explores the attempt to amend discrimination for Afro-Americans in the workplace in Atlanta. Discusses affirmative action and reverse discrimination. Examines advances in Afro-American representation in government
Eyes on the prize II America at the racial crossroads, 1965-1985 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the government's response to dissent from the Black Panther Party, chronicles the FBI's covert program to disrupt and neutralize selected black organizations, and explores the call for "law and order" as a campaign issue and as government policy
Eyes on the prize II America at the racial crossroads, 1965-1985 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the southern civil rights movement's first attempt at organizing in the North, presents the frustration and desire for change felt by black residents of northern cities, and looks at the 1967 uprising in Detroit, the largest civil disorder of its kind in recent history
 
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Shearer, Jackie
Shearer, Jacqueline Anne
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