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Product Description: A New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice “A brilliant and complicated portrait of a brilliant and complicated president.”—Salon Michael Eric Dyson dives deep into the true meaning of Barack Obama’s historic presidency and its effects on the changing landscape of race and blackness in America...read more

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9780544387669 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, February 2, 2016), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A provocative and lively deep dive into the meaning of America's first black presidency, from “one of the most graceful and lucid intellectuals writing on race and politics today” (Vanity Fair).

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9780544811805 | Mariner Books, January 31, 2017, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice “A brilliant and complicated portrait of a brilliant and complicated president.

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Product Description: What do you think of when you hear about an African American Republican? Are they heroes fighting against the expectation that all blacks must vote democratic? Are they Uncle Toms or sellouts, serving as traitors to their race? What is it really like to be a black person in the Republican Party?  Black Elephants in the Room considers how race structures the political behavior of African American Republicans and discusses the dynamic relationship between race and political behavior in the purported “post-racial” context of US politics...read more

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9780520291898 | Univ of California Pr, October 18, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: What do you think of when you hear about an African American Republican?

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9780520291904 | Univ of California Pr, October 18, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: What do you think of when you hear about an African American Republican?

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Product Description: A theoretical examination of the concepts of the citizen, citizenship, and leadership, A Crisis of Leadership and the Role of Citizens in Black America: Leaders of the New School proposes to develop a prototype or model of effective Black leadership...read more

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9780739197905 | Lexington Books, May 15, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: A theoretical examination of the concepts of the citizen, citizenship, and leadership, A Crisis of Leadership and the Role of Citizens in Black America: Leaders of the New School proposes to develop a prototype or model of effective Black leadership.

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Product Description: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime...read more

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9781501271526 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, January 11, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime.

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Product Description: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime...read more

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9781501271519 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, January 11, 2016), cover price $62.97 | About this edition: Black voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party for the last fifty years-and for their loyalty, black Americans have been rewarded with worsening schools, collapsed families, skyrocketed incarceration rates, disappearing jobs, and rising crime.

Product Description: America is in trouble. Our massive national debt is eating up our country’s wealth at an alarming rate. Best-selling author and historian Peter Jedick argues that the Federal Government must stop creating the crime ridden neighborhoods in our major cities that are bankrupting our country...read more

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9781514177136 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 13, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: America is in trouble.

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Product Description: For many Americans, the election of Barack Obama as the country's first black president signaled that we had become a post-racial nation - some even suggested that race was no longer worth discussing. Of course, the evidence tells a very different story...read more

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9780199936342 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2013, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: For many Americans, the election of Barack Obama as the country's first black president signaled that we had become a post-racial nation - some even suggested that race was no longer worth discussing.

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9780190264673 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2015), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: For many Americans, the election of Barack Obama as the country's first black president signaled that we had become a post-racial nation - some even suggested that race was no longer worth discussing.

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Product Description: The 1960s, including the black social movements of the period, are an obstacle to understanding the current conditions of African Americans, argues Clarence Lang. While Americans celebrate the current anniversaries of various black freedom milestones and the election of the first black president, the effects of neoliberalism since the 1970s have been particularly devastating to African Americans...read more

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9780472072668 | Univ of Michigan Pr, March 16, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The 1960s, including the black social movements of the period, are an obstacle to understanding the current conditions of African Americans, argues Clarence Lang.

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9780472052660 | Univ of Michigan Pr, March 16, 2015, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The 1960s, including the black social movements of the period, are an obstacle to understanding the current conditions of African Americans, argues Clarence Lang.
9780425156773, titled "Mother's First Year: A Realistic Guide to the Changes and Challenges of Motherhood" | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, February 1, 1997), cover price $12.00 | also contains Mother''s First Year: A Realistic Guide to the Changes and Challenges of Motherhood | About this edition: Describes the emotional and physical needs of women during the first year following their baby's birth and discusses the changes that take place
9780425156247, titled "The Doctor, the Murder, the Mystery: The True Story of the Dr. John Branion Murder Case" | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, January 1, 1997), cover price $6.99 | also contains The Doctor, the Murder, the Mystery: The True Story of the Dr. John Branion Murder Case | About this edition: Chronicles the experiences of Dr.

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Product Description: A compelling intellectual and political study of a leading post–civil rights era African American political theorist and strategist.It is rare that a major leader of a protest movement also becomes an accomplished scholar who provides valuable insight into the movement in which he participated...read more
By Robert G. Newby (editor)

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9781438450919 | State Univ of New York Pr, March 1, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: A compelling intellectual and political study of a leading post–civil rights era African American political theorist and strategist.

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9781438450926 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 2, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A compelling intellectual and political study of a leading post–civil rights era African American political theorist and strategist.

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Product Description: Bringing Race Back In empirically investigates whether "post-racial" campaign strategies, which are becoming increasingly common, improve black candidates’ ability to mobilize and attract voters of all races and ethnicities. In contrast to existing studies, this analysis demonstrates that black candidates who make positive racial appeals (for example, racial appeals that indicate that the candidate will either advance black policy interests or highlight the candidate’s connection to the black community without attacking outside political players) not only perform better among blacks; they also improve their standing among Latino voters...read more

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9780813936680 | Univ of Virginia Pr, March 13, 2015, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Bringing Race Back In empirically investigates whether "post-racial" campaign strategies, which are becoming increasingly common, improve black candidates’ ability to mobilize and attract voters of all races and ethnicities.

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Product Description: Examines black voters' relationship to the political process and to the first black president in a prematurely post-racial America using interviews with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, empirical data, news accounts, academic literature and case law.

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9780230371996 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 19, 2012, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Examines black voters' relationship to the political process and to the first black president in a prematurely post-racial America using interviews with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, empirical data, news accounts, academic literature and case law.

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9781137380869 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 18, 2013, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Examines black voters' relationship to the political process and to the first black president in a prematurely post-racial America using interviews with members of the Congressional Black Caucus, empirical data, news accounts, academic literature and case law.

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Product Description: The main focus of this volume is an exploration of the patterns of competition for political power at the state and local levels in American politics. This volume looks at institutionalized patterns of black political power as they have evolved in the aftermath of the civil rights movement in the 1960s...read more
By David Covin (editor)

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9781412852616 | Transaction Pub, August 19, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The main focus of this volume is an exploration of the patterns of competition for political power at the state and local levels in American politics.

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Product Description: The radical black left that played a crucial role in twentieth-century struggles for equality and justice has largely disappeared. Michael Dawson investigates the causes and consequences of the decline of black radicalism as a force in American politics and argues that the conventional left has failed to take race sufficiently seriously as a historical force in reshaping American institutions, politics, and civil society...read more

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9780674057685 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 18, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The radical black left that played a crucial role in twentieth-century struggles for equality and justice has largely disappeared.

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Product Description: Generation Y are the most marketing-savvy and advertising-critical generation ever. Three times the size of Generation X, they have a much bigger impact on society and business. In How Cool Brands Stay Hot, Joeri Van den Bergh and Mattias Behrer address what drives Generation Y as consumers and how marketers can develop the right brand strategies to reach this generation of 16-33 year olds...read more
By David Covin (editor)

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9781412849395 | Transaction Pub, August 21, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Generation Y are the most marketing-savvy and advertising-critical generation ever.

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Product Description: In a speech from which Nation of Cowards derives its title, Attorney General Eric Holder argued forcefully that Americans today need to talk more―not less―about racism. This appeal for candid talk about race exposes the paradox of Barack Obama’s historic rise to the US presidency and the ever-increasing social and economic instability of African American communities...read more

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9780253006288 | Indiana Univ Pr, September 4, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In a speech from which Nation of Cowards derives its title, Attorney General Eric Holder argued forcefully that Americans today need to talk more―not less―about racism.

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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: "This slim volume packs a punch as it unpacks uncomfortable truths, and the provocative voices here do not mince words."—Publishers WeeklyThe Obama presidency represents a major milestone in black history and the struggle for political, economic and cultural equality in the United States...read more
By Joanne Griffith (editor)

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9780872865464 | City Lights Books, February 28, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "This slim volume packs a punch as it unpacks uncomfortable truths, and the provocative voices here do not mince words.

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Product Description: Black Politics in a Time of Transition appears at an historic point in American politics. From the vantage point of the maturation of the study of black politics, this volume provides a framework for current and future discussion of this critical time...read more
By David Covin (editor) and Michael Mitchell (editor)

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9781412842686 | Transaction Pub, October 31, 2011, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Black Politics in a Time of Transition appears at an historic point in American politics.

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Product Description: The late 1980s ushered in a new era of black politics, the socioeconomic transition era. Coming on the heels of the protest era and politics era, the current stage is characterized by the emergence of a new black middle class that came of age after the Civil Rights struggle...read more

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9780415879156 | Routledge, September 26, 2011, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: The late 1980s ushered in a new era of black politics, the socioeconomic transition era.

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Product Description: The late 1980s ushered in a new era of black politics, the socioeconomic transition era. Coming on the heels of the protest era and politics era, the current stage is characterized by the emergence of a new black middle class that came of age after the Civil Rights struggle...read more

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9780415879149 | 1 edition (Routledge, September 26, 2011), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The late 1980s ushered in a new era of black politics, the socioeconomic transition era.

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Product Description: Prior to the 1960s, when African Americans had little access to formal political power, black popular culture was commonly seen as a means of forging community and effecting political change. But as Richard Iton shows in this provocative and insightful volume, despite the changes brought about by the civil rights movement, and contrary to the wishes of those committed to narrower conceptions of politics, black artists have continued to play a significant role in the making and maintenance of critical social spaces...read more

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9780195178463 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 6, 2008, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Prior to the 1960s, when African Americans had little access to formal political power, black popular culture was commonly seen as a means of forging community and effecting political change.

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9780199733606 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2010, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Prior to the 1960s, when African Americans had little access to formal political power, black popular culture was commonly seen as a means of forging community and effecting political change.

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Product Description: Since its original publication in 1984, Manning Marable's Race, Reform, and Rebellion has become widely known as the most crucial political and social history of African Americans since World War II. Aimed at students of contemporary American politics and society and written by one of the most articulate and eloquent authorities on the movement for black freedom, this acclaimed study traces the divergent elements of political, social, and moral reform in nonwhite America since 1945...read more

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9781578061532 | 3 edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 1, 2007), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Since its original publication in 1984, Manning Marable's Race, Reform, and Rebellion has become widely known as the most crucial political and social history of African Americans since World War II.

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9781578061549 | 3 edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 1, 2007), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Since its original publication in 1984, Manning Marable's Race, Reform, and Rebellion has become widely known as the most crucial political and social history of African Americans since World War II.

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Product Description: W.E.B. Du Bois said that "the problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line." It has been one hundred years since Du Bois made that prescient statement, which naturally leads to the question: "What is the problem of the twenty-first century?" In this anthology, the authors address a wide range of topics: race, gender, class, sexual orientation, globalism, migration, health, politics, culture, and urban issues--from a diversity of disciplinary perspectives...read more
By Juan Battle (editor), Michael Bennett (editor) and Anthony J. Lemelle, Jr. (editor)

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9781412805827 | Transaction Pub, June 30, 2006, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: W.

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Product Description: In the tradition of James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son, Robeson’s A Black Way of Seeing melds history and analysis in a sweeping panorama of the present moment as we know it to be—scathing in its understanding of why Black empowerment has failed and prescient in its articulation of what it will take for Black Americans to be agents of change for the country as a whole...read more

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9781583227251 | Seven Stories Pr, May 1, 2006, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In the tradition of James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son, Robeson’s A Black Way of Seeing melds history and analysis in a sweeping panorama of the present moment as we know it to be—scathing in its understanding of why Black empowerment has failed and prescient in its articulation of what it will take for Black Americans to be agents of change for the country as a whole.

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