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The Resource Race matters, Cornel West

Race matters, Cornel West

Label
Race matters
Title
Race matters
Statement of responsibility
Cornel West
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1993, on the one-year anniversary of the Los Angeles race riots, Race Matters became a national best seller that has gone on to sell more than half a million copies. This classic treatise on race contains Dr. West's most incisive essays on the issues relevant to Black Americans, including the crisis in leadership in the Black community, Black conservatism, Black-Jewish relations, myths about Black sexuality, and the legacy of Malcolm X. The insights Dr. West brings to these complex problems remain relevant, provocative, creative, and compassionate
Summary
Looks at the issues facing African Americans, including the new Black conservatism, Black-Jewish relations, discrimination, racial sterotypes, and despair
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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223218
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Cornel,
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Race matters, Cornel West
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With a new introduction" -- from cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface 2001: Democracy Matters in Race Matters -- Preface 1993 -- Race Matters in Twenty-First Century America -- Introduction: Race Matters -- Nhilism in Black America -- The Pitfalls of Racial Reasoning -- The Crisis of Black Leadership -- Demystifying the New Black Conservatism -- Beyond Affirmative Action: Equality and Identity -- On Black-Jewish Relations -- Black Sexuality: The Taboo Subject -- Malcolm X and Black Rage -- Epilogue
Control code
21273637
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxv, 108 pages
Isbn
9780807041222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Race matters, Cornel West
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With a new introduction" -- from cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface 2001: Democracy Matters in Race Matters -- Preface 1993 -- Race Matters in Twenty-First Century America -- Introduction: Race Matters -- Nhilism in Black America -- The Pitfalls of Racial Reasoning -- The Crisis of Black Leadership -- Demystifying the New Black Conservatism -- Beyond Affirmative Action: Equality and Identity -- On Black-Jewish Relations -- Black Sexuality: The Taboo Subject -- Malcolm X and Black Rage -- Epilogue
Control code
21273637
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxv, 108 pages
Isbn
9780807041222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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