❰Reading❯ ➶ History of the Chicago Urban League Author Arvarh E. Strickland – Oaklandjobs.co.uk The first scholarly study of a local racial advancement organization History of the Chicago Urban League provides a detailed history of the Chicago League from its founding in through the early years The first scholarly the Chicago eBook ☆ study of a local racial advancement organization History of the Chicago Urban League provides a detailed history of the Chicago League from its founding in through the early years of the civil rights movement in the s and relates the work of this agency to broader developments in Chicago and the nation In his introduction History of PDF/EPUB or Christopher Robert Reed author of The Chicago NAACP and the Rise of Black Professional Leadership cites Strickland s work as a landmark study of the earliest civil rights efforts in ChicagoStrickland begins by tracing the development of the League through the various socioeconomic upheavals of this century and describes its services to the African American community so strongly affected of the Chicago ePUB ´ by those events He examines the methods of the League its sources of financial support over the years and the individual efforts and contributions of such dedicated leaders as T Arnold Hill Albon L Foster Sidney Williams and Edwin C BerryAs he studies the approaches utilized by the Chicago Urban League in adjusting to the challenges resulting from the Black Revolt Strickland explores the forces that contributed to the effectiveness of the organization s efforts to improve African American life in Chicago during the s In a brief preface to this new edition of History of the Chicago Urban League Strickland recalls his own experience as a young man from small town Mississippi being immersed in the urbanization of a major American city.
- 329 pages
- History of the Chicago Urban League
- Arvarh E. Strickland
- 09 July 2016 Arvarh E. Strickland