Black Leadership / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
The history of the black struggle for civil rights and political and economic equality in America is tied to the strategies, agendas, and styles of black leaders. Marable examines different models of black leadership and the figures who embody them: integration (Booker T. Washington, Harold Washington), nationalist separatism (Louis Farrakhan), and democratic transformation (W.E.B. Du Bois).
About the Author
Manning Marable is Professor of History and Director of the Center for Afro-American Studies, Columbia University. He is author of a number of books, the most recent of which isBeyond Black and White.
Table of Contents
|INTRODUCTION: Leadership in Black America||xi|
|PART ONE Foundations of Inequality||3||(20)|
|PART TWO Ideology and Political Culture: The Age of Segregation||23||(88)|
|PART THREE The Politics of Peace and Urban Empowerment||111||(38)|
|PART FOUR Beyond Boundaries: The Future of Black History in the Present||149||(46)|
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