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Disintegration : the splintering of Black America

Author: Eugene Robinson
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Explains how years of desegregation and affirmative action have led to the revelation of four distinct African American groups who reflect unique political views and circumstances, in a report that also illuminates crucial modern debates on race and class.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eugene Robinson
ISBN: 9780385526548 0385526547
OCLC Number: 500797255
Description: xi, 254 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: "Black America" doesn't live here anymore --
When we were one --
Parting of the ways --
The mainstream : a double life --
The abandoned : no way out --
The transcendent : where none have gone before --
The emergent (part 1) : coming to America --
The emergent (part 2) : how Black is Black? --
Urgency, focus and sacrifice --
We know who we are, but who will we be?
Responsibility: Eugene Robinson.

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Explains how years of desegregation and affirmative action have led to the revelation of four distinct African American groups who reflect unique political views and circumstances, in a report that also illuminates crucial modern debates on race and class.

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