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The End of American Lynching questions how we think about the dynamics of lynching, what lynchings mean to the society in which they occur, how lynching is defined, and the circumstances that lead to lynching. Ashraf H. A. Rushdy looks at three lynchings over the course of the twentieth century—one in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, in 1911, one in Marion, Indiana, in 1930, and ...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published June 18th 2012 by Rutgers University Press
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Ashraf H.A. Rushdy is a Professor of African American Studies and English at Wesleyan University.
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