W.E.B. Du Bois on Race and Culture / Edition 1

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Overview

Interpreting Du Bois' thoughts on race and culture in a broadly philosophical sense, this volume assembles original essays by some of today's leading scholars in a critical dialogue on different important theoretical and practical issues that concerned him throughout his long career: the conundrum of race, the issue of gender equality, and the perplexities of pan-Africanism.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415915571
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 1/29/1997
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 312
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.66 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Editor's Introduction
The Question of Race
1 "Conserve" Races? In Defense of W. E. B. Du Boisä 15
2 Outlaw, Appiah, and Du Bois's "The Conservation of Races" 39
3 Du Bois on Cultural Pluralism 57
4 Genealogical Shifts in Du Bois's Discourse on Double Consciousness as the Sign of African American Difference 87
The Question of Women
5 The Margin as the Center of a Theory of History: African-American Women, Social Change, and the Sociology of W. E. B. Du Bois 111
6 The Profeminist Politics of W. E. B. Du Bois with Respects to Anna Julia Cooper and Ida B. Wells Barnett 141
7 Du Bois's Passage to India: Dark Princess 161
8 Nature and Culture in The Souls of Black Folk and The Quest of the Silver Fleece 177
The Question of Pan-Africanism
9 The Pan-Africanism of W. E. B. Du Bois 193
10 Kinship of the Dispossessed: Du Bois, Nkrumah, and the Foundations of Pan-Africanism 219
11 Culture, Civilization, and Decline of the West: The Afrocentrism of W. E. B. Du Bois 243
12 In Search of a Theory of Human History: W. E. B. Du Bois's Theory of Social and Cultural Dynamics 261
Afterword: W. E. B. Du Bois, Race, and the Making of American Studies 289
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