The Negro Problem


This is a collection of essays, edited by Booker T. Washington, representative of what historians have characterized as "racial uplift ideology." These and other similar narratives of the time were a reaction to the gradual erosion of the African-American's civil rights across the United States that began during Reconstruction. - Summary by James K. White

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works, Social Science (Culture & Anthropology)

Language: English

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Industrial Education for the Negro Booker T. Washington Etext James K. White
00:23:04 en
Play 02 The Talented Tenth W. E. B. Du Bois Etext James K. White
00:50:20 en
Play 03 The Disenfranchisement of the Negro Charles Waddell Chesnutt Etext James K. White
00:52:32 en
Play 04 The Negro and the Law Wilford H. Smith Etext James K. White
00:36:48 en
Play 05 The Characteristics of the Negro People H. T. Kealing Etext James K. White
00:26:31 en
Play 06 Representative American Negroes Paul Laurence Dunbar Etext James K. White
00:23:55 en
Play 07 The Negro's Place in American Life at the Present Day T. Thomas Fortune Etext James K. White
00:24:26 en