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Black Studies, Rap, and the Academy

by Houston A. Baker, Jr. University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1993
ISBN:
9780226035215
Format:
Pb+ 117 pages

In this explosive book, Houston Baker takes stock of the current state of Black Studies in the university and outlines its responsibilities...

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Workings of the Spirit: The Poetics of Afro-American Women's Writing

by Houston A. Baker, Jr. University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1991
ISBN:
9780226035239
Format:
Pb+ 256 pages

Turning on inspired interpretations of Zora Neale Hurston, Toni Morrison, and Ntozake Shange, Workings of the Spirit weighs current...

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Childerley: Nature and Morality in a Country Village

by Michael Mayerfeld Bell University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1994
ISBN:
9780226041988
Format:
Pb+ 292 pages

In Childerley a twelfth-century church rises above the rolling quilt of pastures and grain fields. Volvos and tractors share...

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Deconstruction, Feminist Theology, and the Problem of Difference: Subverting the Race/Gender Divide

by Ellen T. Armour University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1999
ISBN:
9780226026909
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

The term ''feminism'' conjures up the promise of resistance to the various forms of oppression women face. But feminism's ability...

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What a Woman Ought to Be and to Do: Black Professional Women Workers during the Jim Crow Era

by Stephanie J. Shaw University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1995
ISBN:
9780226751207
Format:
Pb+ 364 pages

Stephanie J. Shaw takes us into the inner world of American black professional women during the Jim Crow era. This is a story...

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Structuring Diversity: Ethnographic Perspectives on the New Immigration

by Louise Lamphere University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1992
ISBN:
9780226468198
Format:
Pbk 268 pages

Through ethnographic research, sociologists and anthropologists explore the interaction of America's newcomers with established...

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Seductive Journey: American Tourists in France from Jefferson to the Jazz Age

by Harvey Levenstein University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1998
ISBN:
9780226473772
Format:
Pb+ 412 pages

For centuries, France has cast an extraordinary spell on travelers. Harvey Levenstein's Seductive Journey explains why so many...

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North of Slavery: The Negro in the Free States

by Leon F. Litwack University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1961
ISBN:
9780226485867
Format:
Pbk 325 pages

'. . . no American can be pleased with the treatment of Negro Americans, North and South, in the years before the Civil War. In...

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Black Extended Family

by Elmer P. Martin, Joanne Mitchell Martin University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1978
ISBN:
9780226507972
Format:
Pbk 140 pages

Misunderstood and stereotyped, the black family in America has been viewed by some as pathologically weak while others have acclaimed...

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Closing Door: Conservative Policy and Black Opportunity

by Gary Orfield, Carole Ashkinaze University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1991
ISBN:
9780226632735
Format:
Pb+ 274 pages

The Closing Door is the first major critique of the effect of conservative policies on urban race and poverty in the s. Atlanta,...

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Primitive Passions: Men, Women, and the Quest for Ecstasy

by Marianna Torgovnick University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1997
ISBN:
9780226808376
Format:
Pbk 280 pages

Marianna Torgovnick's Primitive Passions investigates Westerners' profound attraction to cultures that we call ''primitive.''...

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Black Camelot: African-American Culture Heroes in Their Times, 1960-1980

by William L. Van Deburg University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1997
ISBN:
9780226847177
Format:
Pb+ 310 pages

In the wake of the Kennedy era, a new kind of ethnic hero emerged within African-American popular culture. Uniquely suited to...

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Civilising Subjects: Metropole and Colony in the English Imagination

by Catherine Hall University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
04/2002
ISBN:
9780226313351
Format:
Pb+ 556 pages

How did the English get to be English? In ''Civilising Subjects,'' Catherine Hall argues that the idea of empire was at the heart...

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Dark Voices: W. E. B. Du Bois and American Thought, 1888-1903

by Shamoon Zamir University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1995
ISBN:
9780226978536
Format:
Pbk 308 pages

Dark Voices is the first sustained examination of the intellectual formation of W. E. B. Du Bois, tracing the scholar and civil...

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Charming Cadavers: Horrific Figurations of the Feminine in Indian Buddhist Hagiographic Literature

by Liz Wilson University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1996
ISBN:
9780226900544
Format:
Pb+ 276 pages

In this highly original study of sexuality, desire, the body, and women, Liz Wilson investigates first-millennium Buddhist notions...

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