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Black intellectual thought in modern America : a historical perspective

Author: Brian D Behnken; Gregory D Smithers; Simon Wendt
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2019.
Series: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Reprint editionView all editions and formats
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Contributors to this volume explore several prominent intellectuals, from left-leaning leaders such as W.E.B. Du Bois to conservative intellectuals like Thomas Sowell, from well-known black feminists  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian D Behnken; Gregory D Smithers; Simon Wendt
ISBN: 9781496813657 1496813650 9781496825513 1496825519
OCLC Number: 1192352756
Description: vi, 244 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Brian D. Behnken, Gregory D. Smithers, Simon Wendt --
"All the Science and Learning" : Black Intellectual History in the United States / Gregory D. Smithers --
Black Marxism / Minkah Makalani --
The Quest for Racial Change : African American Intellectuals and the Black Liberal Tradition / Brian D. Behnken --
Black Conservative Thought in the Post-Civil Rights Era / Danielle L. Wiggins --
Steps In and Places Outside : The Reception of Black Feminist Intellectuals and Black Feminist Theory in Modern America / Benita Roth --
Intellectual Predicaments : Black Nationalism in the Civil Rights and Post-Civil Rights Eras / Simon Wendt --
Afrocentric Intellectuals and the Burden of History / Tunde Adeleke.
Series Title: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies.
Responsibility: edited by Brian D. Behnken, Gregory D. Smithers, and Simon Wendt.

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Black Intellectual Thought in Modern America is a welcome introduction to the field that can and should be widely read. . . . Taken together, the seven essays in this volume encourage readers to Read more...

 
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