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Yo' Mama's Disfunktional!: Fighting the Culture Wars in Urban America

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In this vibrant, thought-provoking book, Kelley, "the preeminant historian of black popular culture writing today" (Cornel West) shows how the multicolored urban working class is the solution to the ills of American cities. He undermines widespread misunderstandings of black culture and shows how they have contributed to the failure of social policy to save our cities.

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About the Author

Robin D. G.Kelley, a frequent contributor to The New York Times, is professor of history and Africana studies at New York University and author of the award-winning Hammer and Hoe, Race Rebels, and Yo' Mama's Disfunktional! (Beacon / 0941-5 / $14.00 pb). He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807009413
Author:
Kelley, Robin D. G.
Publisher:
Beacon Press (MA)
Author:
Kelley, Robin D. G.
Location:
Boston
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Civil Rights
Subject:
Sociology - Urban
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
United States Race relations.
Subject:
African Americans--Social conditions
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
African American Studies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
September 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.30x5.49x.57 in. .54 lbs.

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