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Product Description: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment. Yet it contains an irony: he won a victory as an African American only by denying that he should discuss issues that target the concerns of African Americans...read more

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9780199739677 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment.

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9780199325238 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 2014), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The historical significance of Barack Obama's triumph in the presidential election of 2008 scarcely requires comment.

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Product Description: The changes in black activism since the civil rights movement can be characterized by a tug-of-war between black political power on one side and economic conditions in black communities on the other according to this study. As blacks gain greater access and influence within the political system, black participation in political activities increases while downward turns in the economic conditions of black communities produce less civic involvement in black communities...read more

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9780521849364 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 19, 2005, cover price $74.99 | About this edition: The changes in black activism since the civil rights movement can be characterized by a tug-of-war between black political power on one side and economic conditions in black communities on the other according to this study.

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9780521614139 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 30, 2005, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: The changes in black activism since the civil rights movement can be characterized by a tug-of-war between black political power on one side and economic conditions in black communities on the other according to this study.

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Product Description: This book on black churches and urban politics uses case studies from various cities to examine the strategies and tactics of activist clergy and congregations. These case studies illustrate how black activist clergy and congregations negotiate the political terrains of their respective cities...read more
By Fredrick C. Harris (editor) and R. Drew Smith (editor)

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9780742545212 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 14, 2005, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: This book on black churches and urban politics uses case studies from various cities to examine the strategies and tactics of activist clergy and congregations.

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9780742545229 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 30, 2005, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: This book on black churches and urban politics uses case studies from various cities to examine the strategies and tactics of activist clergy and congregations.

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Product Description: One of the first book-length studies in decades solely devoted to religion and African-American political activism, Something Within explores how Afro-Christianity encourages political activism among African-Americans. Combining ethnography, history, contextual analysis, and survey research, this book illustrates the participatory effects of Afro-Christianity by examining its institutional, psychological, and cultural influences...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195120332 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 26, 1999, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: One of the first book-length studies devoted to religion and African-American political activism in a generation, Something Within explores how Afro-Christianity, in various ways, promotes the political activism of African-Americans.

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9780195145953 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 3, 2001, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: One of the first book-length studies in decades solely devoted to religion and African-American political activism, Something Within explores how Afro-Christianity encourages political activism among African-Americans.

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