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Title The politics of race : African Americans and the political system / [edited by] Theodore Rueter
Published Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [1995]
©1995

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Description xii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents The politics of race / Theodore Rueter -- Rejection and protest : an historical sketch : report of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders -- Race and the crisis of the American spirit / Bill Clinton -- Postmodern racial politics in the United States : difference and inequality / Howard Winant -- Malcolm X and the revival of Black nationalism / Michael Eric Dyson -- False prophet : the rise of Louis Farrakhan / Adolph Reed Jr. -- The new Black conservatives / Theodore Rueter -- The dual agenda of African American organizations since the New Deal : social welfare policies and civil rights / Dona Cooper Hamilton and Charles V. Hamilton -- The democrats and liberal guilt / Peter Brown -- The 1992 Republican "tent" : no Blacks walked in / Louis Bolce, Gerald De Maio, and Douglas Muzzio -- In quest of African American political woman / Jewel L. Prestage -- Gender, race, and the state legislature : a research note on the double disadvantage hypothesis / Gary Moncrief, Joel Thompson, and Robert Schuhmann -- The Congressional Black Caucus revolution / William Clay -- Strategies for increasing Black representation in Congress / Carol Swain -- What color is your gerrymander? The Constitution and white minority districts / Lani Guinier -- The politics of race : from Kennedy to Reagan / Edward Carmines and James Stimson -- The Reagan attack on race liberalism / Thomas Byrne Edsall with Mary D. Edsall -- The Constitution, the Supreme Court, and racism : compromises on the way to democracy / William J. Daniels -- The new Supreme Court and the politics of racial equality / Christopher E. Smith -- Beyond the Rodney King story : police conduct and community relations / NAACP -- Can Black candidates win statewide elections? / Raphael J. Sonenshein -- The end of the rainbow : America's changing urban politics / Jim Sleeper -- Race and the American city / Bill Bradley -- How the rioters won / Midge Decter -- The urban underclass and the poverty paradox / Paul E. Peterson -- How the Great Society "destroyed the American family" / Daniel Patrick Moynihan -- The Clinton administration and African-Americans / Monte Piliawsky
Analysis Politics Related to Race relations
United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject African Americans -- Politics and government.
Author Rueter, Theodore.
LC no. 95005901
ISBN 1563245647 (cloth : acid-free paper)
1563245655 (paperback: acid-free paper)