Table of contents for A history of hope : when Americans have dared to dream of a better future / by James W. Fraser.

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Introduction: Keeping Hope Alive
Foreword: The First Revolution: Taos, 1680
"We Hold These Truths": The Revolutionaries of 1776
Utopian Communities
Mexico in the United States: War and Peace, Conquest and Community
Rebellious Slaves, Free Blacks, and Abolitionists
Reconstruction: The First Civil Rights Era
Feminists and Suffragists
The Beginnings of Organized Labor
The Many Faces of the Progressive Era
Hope in Hard Times
The Second Civil Rights Movement
Afterword: The Movement Continues

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: United States History Anecdotes, Hope Anecdotes, United States Biography Anecdotes, Political activists United States Biography Anecdotes, Social reformers United States Biography Anecdotes, National characteristics, American Anecdotes, Social movements United States History Anecdotes