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The Jesse Jackson phenomenon : the crisis of purpose in Afro-American politics

Author: Adolph L Reed
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Controversial analysis of the Jackson campaign by a black scholar who argues that his candidacy hurt the development of a viable black political movement.
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Named Person: Jesse Jackson; Jesse (Politiker) Jackson; Jesse Jackson; Jesse Jackson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adolph L Reed
ISBN: 0300035438 9780300035438 0300035527 9780300035520
OCLC Number: 12838853
Notes: "A Yale fastback, 30"--Jacket.
Includes index.
Description: xii, 170 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The context of elite competition --
The Jackson candidacy and electoral mobilization --
The Jackson phenomenon and leadership ratification --
Mythology of the church in contemporary Afro-American politics --
The crisis of political agenda in the black community --
Elite self-interest and tension with labor --
Blacks and Jews in the Democratic coalition --
The media, the left, and the Jackson campaign --
Epilogue: Prospects and proposals for emancipatory interests.
Responsibility: Adolph L. Reed, Jr.

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