The Future of the Race ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Henry Louis  Jr. Gates

The Future of the Race

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: July 2011
ISBN: 9780307764942
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Almost one-hundred years ago, W.E.B. Du Bois proposed the notion of the "talented tenth," an African American elite that would serve as leaders and models for the larger black community. In this unprecedented collaboration, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Cornel West--two of Du Bois's most prominent intellectual descendants--reassess that relationship and its implications for the future of black Americans. If the 1990s are the best of times for the heirs of the Talented Tenth, they are unquestionably worse for the growing black underclass. As they examine the origins of this widening gulf and propose solutions for it, Gates and West combine memoir and biography, social analysis and cultural survey into a book that is incisive and compassionate, cautionary and deeply stirring.

"Today's most public African American intellectual voices...West and Gates have made a valuable contribution."--Julian Bond, Philadelphia Inquirer

"Brilliant...a social, cultural and political blueprint...that attempts to illumine the future path for blacks and American democracy."--New York Daily News

"Henry Louis Gates., Jr., and Cornel West are among the most renowned American intellectuals of our time."--New York Times Book Review

From the Trade Paperback edition.
Please sign in to review this product.
The Future of the Race ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
1783 Kb
Copy From Text:
Other books by Henry Louis Jr. Gates
The Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Reader ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Henry Louis Gates
The Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Reader
Henry Louis Gates & Henry Louis Jr. Gates & Henry Louis Louis Jr. Gates & Abby Wolf
Basic Civitas Books, May 2012
ISBN: 9780465028313
Format: ePub
List Price: $29.99 Our price: $26.99
Black Cool: One Thousand Streams of Blackness ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Gates
Black Cool
Gates & Henry Louis Jr. Gates & Jr. Henry Louis Gates & Jr. Henry Louis Jr. Gates & Rebecca Walker
Soft Skull Press, February 2012
ISBN: 9781593764173
Format: ePub, PDF
List Price: $14.95 Our price: $11.99
Our Nig: or, Sketches from the Life of a Free Black ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Henry Louis  Jr. Gates
Our Nig
Henry Louis Jr. Gates & Harriet E. Wilson
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, December 2011
ISBN: 9780307477453
Format: ePub
Our price: $11.99
Colored People ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Henry Louis  Jr. Gates
Colored People
Henry Louis Jr. Gates
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, July 2011
ISBN: 9780679739197
Format: ePub
Our price: $13.99