Race Democracy

Author: Adam Fairclough
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820331140
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From the foundation of the New Orleans branch of the NAACP in 1915 to the beginning of Edwin Edwards' first term as governor in 1972, this is a wide-ranging study of the civil rights struggle in Louisiana.

After The War On Crime

Author: Mary Louise Frampton
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814727829
Size: 36.45 MB
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The volume's immediate goal is to spark a fresh conversation about the war on crime and its consequences; its long-term aspiration is to develop a clear understanding of how we got here and of where we should go.

Race And Democracy In The Americas

Author: Georgia Anne Persons
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9780765809926
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The chapters of this volume illuminate a common search for understanding how race operates in societies generally, and how shapes life opportunities for African Americans and Afro-Brazilians, both oppressed by this most detrimental social ...

Contested Democracy

Author: Manisha Sinha
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231511981
Size: 67.85 MB
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In this volume, writers demonstrate how opposition to the expansion of democracy has shaped the American tradition as much as movements for social and political change.

Chocolate City

Author: Chris Myers Asch
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469635879
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Tracing D.C.'s massive transformations--from a sparsely inhabited plantation society into a diverse metropolis, from a center of the slave trade to the nation's first black-majority city, from "Chocolate City" to "Latte City--Asch and ...

Take Back Higher Education

Author: H. Giroux
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 140398266X
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Take Back Higher Education argues that if higher education is going to meet the challenges of a democratic future, it will have to confront neo-liberalism, racism, and the shredding of the social contract.

America S Uneven Democracy

Author: Zoltan Hajnal
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521190347
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This book demonstrates that low and uneven voter turnout leads to disadvantages for racial and ethnic minorities and proposes a practical and cost-effective solution.

Days Of Hope

Author: Patricia Sullivan
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807864897
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Nevertheless, the story of this campaign invites a fuller consideration of the possibilities and constraints that have shaped the struggle for racial democracy in America since the 1930s.

Race Religion And Late Democracy

Author: John L. Jackson
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452218250
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The Race toward Caraqueño Citizenship: Negotiating Race, Class, and
Participatory Democracy By GILES HARRISONCONWILL ANNALS, AAPSS, 637,
September 2011 This article examines the relationships between race, class, and
citizenship in Venezuela's burgeoning grassroots democracy as the nation's
2012 presidential election approaches. Although the Venezuelan political arena
is frequently overshadowed by policies and the personality of President Hugo
Chávez, ...