From Du Bois to Obama : African American intellectuals in the public forum /

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Main Author: Banner-Haley, Charles Pete T., 1948-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2010.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Introduction: What Is an African American Intellectual?
  • 1. The Emergence of the Black Public Intellectual: Race, Class, and the Struggle against Racism
  • 2. Black Intellectuals and the Quest for Legitimacy: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Expenditure of Moral Capital
  • 3. The Conservative Revolution and Its Impact on Afro America, 1980-1992
  • 4. Popular Culture and the African American Intellectual Search for a New American Identity
  • 5. A New Century and New Challenges: The Visibility of African American Intellectuals and the Construction of Diasporic Diversity
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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