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Author Joseph, Peniel E.

Title Dark days, bright nights : from Black power to Barack Obama / Peniel E. Joseph.

Imprint New York, NY : BasicCivitas Books, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  323.1196073 J774d 2010    ---  Available
Description vii, 277 p. ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-264) and index.
Contents Reimagining the Black Power movement -- Malcolm X, Harlem, and American democracy -- Stokely Carmichael and America in the 1960s -- "A place where all things are possible" : Barack Obama and dreams of democracy.
Summary Offers a narrative chronicle of race in the United States and the successes, failures, and stalemates of African American leaders in the past fifty years.
Subject Black power -- United States.
African Americans -- History -- 1964-
African Americans -- Politics and government.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
African American leadership.
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Political and social views.
Carmichael, Stokely, 1941-1998 -- Political and social views.
Obama, Barack -- Political and social views.
Democracy -- United States.
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Carmichael, Stokely, 1941-1998 (OCoLC)fst00010901
Obama, Barack. (OCoLC)fst00348231
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965. (OCoLC)fst00047747
African American leadership. (OCoLC)fst00799219
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
African Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00799575
African Americans -- Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst00799659
Black power. (OCoLC)fst00833747
Democracy. (OCoLC)fst00890077
Political and social views. (OCoLC)fst01353986
Race relations -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst01086519
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term Since 1964
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780465013661 (alk. paper)
046501366X (alk. paper)
9780465033133 (trade pbk.)
046503313X (trade pbk.)

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