Defining the peace : World War II veterans, race, and the remaking of Southern political tradition /Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2004Description: xi, 256 p. : ill., 1 map ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0807829110 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807855782 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Georgia | Veterans -- Political activity -- Georgia | Georgia -- Politics and government -- 20th centuryOnline resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -250) and index.
Introduction : World War II veterans and the politics of postwar change in Georgia -- The ballot must be our weapon : Black veterans and the politics of racial change -- The question of majority rule : White veterans and the politics of progressive reform -- Is this what we fought the war for? union veterans and the politics of labor -- We are not radicals, neither are we reactionaries : good government, veterans and the politics of modernization -- Hitler is not dead but has found refuge in Georgia : the General Assembly of 1947 and the limits of progress.