The Education of Booker T. Washington

Michael Rudolph West talked about his biography The Education of Booker T. Washington: American Democracy and the Idea of Race Relations, published by… read more

Michael Rudolph West talked about his biography The Education of Booker T. Washington: American Democracy and the Idea of Race Relations, published by Columbia University Press. Professor West talked about the ideological origins of the civil rights movement and explains Washington’s views on race-relations. Professor West also argued that Booker T. Washington was championed by whites because of Washington’s support for segregation and democracy. He also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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The Education of Booker T. Washington

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Program ID:
191733-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jun 04, 2006 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 04, 2006 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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