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Cornel West : the politics of redemption

Author: Rosemary Cowan
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2003.
Series: Key contemporary thinkers (Cambridge, England)
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Cornel West has emerged as one of America's foremost public intellectuals. Rosemary Cowan provides a clear and highly accessible introduction to West, a thinker who is not universally admired amongst academics.
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Named Person: Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel West
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Cowan
ISBN: 0745624928 9780745624921 0745624936 9780745624938
OCLC Number: 50028891
Description: 216 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Reading west --
Race and American democracy --
Jazz philosophy: Westian pragmatism --
"Prophetic" Christianity --
Re-conceptualizing Marxism: West's radicalism --
The multicontextual public intellectual --
The politics of "conversion": West's "love ethic" --
Achieving democracy: Applying the love ethic.
Series Title: Key contemporary thinkers (Cambridge, England)
Responsibility: Rosemary Cowan.
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The first book--length study of Cornel West, one of Americaa s foremost public intellectuals. Outlines the main themes of his thought and discusses all of his major works, which span philosophy,  Read more...

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