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Barack Obama : this improbable quest

Author: John K Wilson
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Paradigm, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the ideas that Illinois senator Barack Obama has about race, religion, and politics and discusses how he has been received as a presidential candidate by the far right, the far left, the media, and everyday Americans.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilson, John K., 1969-
Barack Obama.
Boulder, CO : Paradigm, ©2009
(OCoLC)607857062
Online version:
Wilson, John K., 1969-
Barack Obama.
Boulder, CO : Paradigm, ©2009
(OCoLC)608339588
Named Person: Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John K Wilson
ISBN: 9781594514760 1594514763
OCLC Number: 174112694
Description: vi, 210 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Generation Obama : the youth movement for Barack --
Are you experienced? : Obama and the media --
Race and the president : is Obama Black enough? --
The vast right-wing conspiracy : the conservative attack on Obama --
Why leftists hate a liberal : the far left attacks on Obama --
"This is my house, too" : Obama and the liberal God --
From quest to reality : politics and policy in an Obama administration --
Conclusion : Obama's hopes and dreams.
Responsibility: John K. Wilson.
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