Who We Be: A Cultural History of Race in Post–Civil Rights America

Autor: Chang, Jeff

Editorial: Picador

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
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Who We Be: A Cultural History of Race in Post–Civil Rights America : Over the past half-century, the U.S. has seen profound demographic and cultural change. But racial progress still seems distant. After the faith of the civil rights movement, the fervor of multiculturalism, and even the brief euphoria of a "post-racial" moment, we remain a nation divided. Resegregation is the norm. The culture wars flare as hot as ever. How do Americans see race now? Do we see each other any more clearly than before?

In a powerful, original, and timely telling, Jeff Chang looks anew at the tumultuous half-century from the peak of the civil rights era to the colorization and strife of the Obama years. He uncovers a hidden history of American arts, cultural, and social movements that have changed the ways we see each other. Who We Be is at once beautiful and shocking, disquieting and hopeful, even as it urges us to reconsider the yet-unanswered question of how we might all get along.

Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Ciencias Sociales   Discrimination & Racism
Ciencias Sociales   Ethnic Studies - African American Studies
Ciencias Sociales   Sociology

ISBN 13:9781250074898
ISBN 10:1250074894
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Tamaño:8.87" l x 7.42" w x 1.02" h