The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea

The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea

by Christopher J. Lebron


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190910754
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 200
Sales rank: 444,414
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Christopher J. Lebron is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of The Color of Our Shame: Race and Justice in Our Time, and is a frequent contributor to The New York Times and the Boston Review.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Naming the Dead In the Name of the Living
Chapter 1: American Shame and Real Freedom
Chapter 2: Cultural Control against Social Control: The Radical Possibilities of the Harlem Renaissance
Chapter 3: For Our Sons, Daughters, and All Concerned Souls
Chapter 4: Where Is the Love? The Hope for America's Redemption
Chapter 5: The Radical Lessons We Have Not Yet Learned
Afterword: Nobody's Protest Essay

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