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Martin & Malcolm & America : a dream or a nightmare

Author: James H Cone
Publisher: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1991.
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While Martin Luther King, Jr., saw America as "a dream . . . This groundbreaking and highly acclaimed work cuts through superficial assessments of Dr. King and Malcolm X as polar opposites to reveal  Read more...

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Cone, James H.
Martin & Malcolm & America.
Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1991
(OCoLC)556191460
Online version:
Cone, James H.
Martin & Malcolm & America.
Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1991
(OCoLC)608406201
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malcolm X; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malcolm X; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malcolm X; Martin Luther King; Malcolm X
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James H Cone
ISBN: 0883447215 9780883447215 0883448246 9780883448243
OCLC Number: 22345411
Notes: Copy 3 is an ordered replacement for copy 1 and 2 which are missing from the shelf.
Description: xv, 358 pages, [17] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: America : a dream or a nightmare? The meeting of Malcolm and Martin ; Integrationism and nationalism in African-American intellectual history --
The making of a dreamer (1929-1955) --
The making of a "bad nigger" (1925-52) --
"I have a dream" (1955-64). The context of Martin's vision ; King and the American dream ; Pursuing the dream : the role of the Negro people ; The American dream and the dream for the world ; Birmingham and the March on Washington ; After Washington --
"I see a nightmare" (1952-63). The context of Malcolm's vision ; Malcolm and Muhammed ; Oppression and justice ; Unity, self-knowledge, self-love, self-defense, and America as a nightmare --
"We must love our White brothers". The impact of King's faith and theology upon his dream ; King's impact upon the American churches --
"White man's heaven is a Black man's hell". The impact of Malcolm's faith and theology upon his nightmare ; Malcolm's exposition of religions and race --
"Chickens coming home to roost" (1964-65). Break with Elijah Muhammed ; Movement toward Martin --
"Shattered dreams" (1965-68). The struggle for the ballot : end of the first phase ; The second phase : a dream shattered ; Disenchantment with Whites ; The Vietnam crucible : justice, love, and hope --
Two roads to freedom. Complementing each other ; Correcting each other --
Nothing but men. Sexism ; Classism --
Making their mark : legacies. Culture ; Politics ; Critique of American Christianity ; Qualities as leaders ; Self-criticism and humility ; Nonviolence and self-defense ; Militancy with humor ; Solidarity with the masses ; Link with other liberation movements.
Other Titles: Martin and Malcolm and America.
Responsibility: James H. Cone.

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