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Author Hill Collins, Patricia.

Title From Black power to hip hop : racism, nationalism, and feminism / Patricia Hill Collins
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 248 pages)
Series Politics, history, and social change
Politics, history, and social change.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction : from Black power to hip hop -- [pt]. 1. Race, family, and the U.S. nation-state -- 1. Like one of the family : race, ethnicity, and the paradox of American national identity -- 2. Will the "real" mother please stand up? : race, class, and American national family planning -- [pt]. 2. Ethnicity, culture, and Black nationalist politics -- 3. Black nationalism and African American ethnicity : Afrocentrism as civil religion -- 4. When fighting words are not enough : the gendered content of Afrocentrism -- [pt]. 3. Feminism, nationalism, and African American women -- 5. Why collective identity politics matter : feminism, nationalism, and Black women's community work -- 6. Is the personal still political? : the women's movement, feminism, and Black women in the hip-hop generation -- Notes -- References -- Index
Summary A provocative analysis of the new contours of black nationalism and feminism in America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject African American women -- Social conditions.
African Americans -- Politics and government.
African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-
Afrocentrism -- United States.
Ethnicity -- United States.
Hip-hop feminism -- United States.
Nationalism -- United States.
Racism -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005049885
ISBN 1592137903 (electronic bk.)
9781592137909 (electronic bk.)