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Black Intellectual Tradition - African American Thought in the Twentieth Century

English · Paperback / Softback

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"From 1900 to the present, people of African descent living in the United States have drawn on homegrown and diasporic minds to create a Black intellectual tradition engaged with ideas on race, racial oppression, and the world. This volume presents essays on the diverse thought behind the fight for racial justice as developed by African American artists and intellectuals; performers and protest activists; institutions and organizations; and educators and religious leaders. By including both women's and men's perspectives from the U.S. and the Diaspora, the essays explore the full landscape of the Black intellectual tradition. Throughout, contributors engage with important ideas ranging from the consideration of gender within the tradition, to intellectual products generated outside the intelligentsia, to the ongoing relationship between thought and concrete effort in the quest for liberation"--

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Edited by Derrick P. Alridge, Cornelius L. Bynum, and James B. Stewart

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Authors Derrick P. (EDT)/ Bynum Alridge, Derrick P. Bynum Alridge
Assisted by Derrick P. Alridge (Editor), Cornelius L. Bynum (Editor), James B. Stewart (Editor)
Publisher University Of Illinois Press
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 31.07.2021
EAN 9780252085840
ISBN 978-0-252-08584-0
No. of pages 344
Series New Black Studies Series
New Black Studies
Subjects Humanities, art, music > History > Regional and national histories
Non-fiction book > History > Miscellaneous
Social sciences, law, business > Sociology > General, dictionaries

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