African American PoliticsPaperback - 2010
Amongst the key topics covered are:
symbolic versus substantive politics
the impact of race on socio-economic status
the post -Civil Rights leadership vacuum
the rise of Black Conservatism and "New Black Politics"
the political significance of Black Mega-Churches
the emergence of "Hip Hop" as an alternative political voice
the future of African - American Politics
This book will be essential reading for students of American and minority politics, African - American studies and related disciplines. It will serve as a catalyst for dialogue for anyone interested in the role of African Americans in contemporary US political life.
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