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The Resource Nation of cowards : black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America, David Ikard and Martell Teasley, (electronic resource)

Nation of cowards : black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America, David Ikard and Martell Teasley, (electronic resource)

Label
Nation of cowards : black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America
Title
Nation of cowards
Title remainder
black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America
Statement of responsibility
David Ikard and Martell Teasley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a speech from which Nation of Cowards derives its title, Attorney General Eric Holder argued forcefully that Americans today need to talk more-not less-about racism. This appeal for candid talk about race exposes the paradox of Barack Obama's historic rise to the US presidency and the ever-increasing social and economic instability of African American communities. David H. Ikard and Martell Lee Teasley maintain that such a conversation can take place only with passionate and organized pressure from black Americans, and that neither Obama nor any political figure is likely to be in the fo
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ikard, David
Dewey number
305.8/009730905
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Teasley, Martell L
Series statement
Blacks in the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • Post-racialism
  • Race awareness
Label
Nation of cowards : black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America, David Ikard and Martell Teasley, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : is America a nation of cowards or has Attorney General Eric Holder lost his mind? -- The teaching moment that never was : Henry Louis Gates, Barack Obama, and the post-racial dilemma -- "I know what's in his heart" : enlightened exceptionalism and the problem with using Barack Obama as the racial litmus test for Black progress and achievement -- The audacity of Reverend Wright : speaking truth to power in the twenty-first century -- Setting the record straight : why Barack Obama and America cannot afford to ignore a Black agenda -- Pull yourself up by your bootstraps : Barack Obama, the Black poor, and the problems of racial common sense thinking
Control code
ocn808753328
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007018
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613813091
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808753328
Label
Nation of cowards : black activism in Barack Obama's post-racial America, David Ikard and Martell Teasley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : is America a nation of cowards or has Attorney General Eric Holder lost his mind? -- The teaching moment that never was : Henry Louis Gates, Barack Obama, and the post-racial dilemma -- "I know what's in his heart" : enlightened exceptionalism and the problem with using Barack Obama as the racial litmus test for Black progress and achievement -- The audacity of Reverend Wright : speaking truth to power in the twenty-first century -- Setting the record straight : why Barack Obama and America cannot afford to ignore a Black agenda -- Pull yourself up by your bootstraps : Barack Obama, the Black poor, and the problems of racial common sense thinking
Control code
ocn808753328
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007018
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613813091
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808753328

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