The Cornel West Reader

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  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Civitas Books
  • Pages : 624 pages
  • ISBN : 9780465091102
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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The Cornel West Reader

The Cornel West Reader
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Civitas Books
  • Release : 14 August 2000
GET THIS BOOK The Cornel West Reader

Cornel West is one of the nation's premier public intellectuals and one of the great prophetic voices of our era. Whether he is writing a scholarly book or an article for Newsweek, whether he is speaking of Emerson, Gramsci, or Marvin Gaye, his work radiates a passion that reflects the rich traditions he draws on and weaves togetherÑBaptist preaching, American transcendentalism, jazz, radical politics. This anthology reveals the dazzling range of West's work, from his explorations of ”Prophetic Pragmatism”

The American Evasion of Philosophy

The American Evasion of Philosophy
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 December 1989
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A study of American pragmatism, this book looks at all the different stages from the Emersonian roots, through the dilemma of the mid-century pragmatic intellectual up to the decline and resurgence of American pragmatism. It also discusses prophetic pragmatism.

Brother West

Brother West
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release : 19 January 2011
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New York Times best-selling author Cornel West is one of America's most provocative and admired public intellectuals. Whether in the classroom, the streets, the prisons, or the church, Dr. West's penetrating brilliance has been a bright beacon shining through the darkness for decades. Yet, as he points out in this new memoir, ''I've never taken the time to focus on the inner dynamics of the dark precincts of my soul.That is, until now.Brother West is like its author:

Prophesy Deliverance

Prophesy Deliverance
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release : 01 January 2002
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In this, his premiere work, Cornel West provides readers with a new understanding of the African American experience based largely on his own political and cultural perspectives borne out of his own life's experiences. He challenges African Americans to consider the incorporation of Marxism into their theological perspectives, thereby adopting the mindset that it is class more so than race that renders one powerless in America. Armed with a new introduction by the author, this Twentieth Anniversary Edition of Prophesy

Democracy Matters

Democracy Matters
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 30 August 2005
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In his major bestseller, Race Matters, philosopher Cornel West burst onto the national scene with his searing analysis of the scars of racism in American democracy. Race Matters has become a contemporary classic, still in print after ten years, having sold more than four hundred thousand copies. A mesmerizing speaker with a host of fervidly devoted fans, West gives as many as one hundred public lectures a year and appears regularly on radio and television. Praised by The New York

Race Matters

Race Matters
  • Author : Cornel West,Professor Cornel West
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 05 August 1994
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The coauthor of The Future of the Race looks at the issues facing African Americans, including the new Black conservatism, Black-Jewish relations, discrimination, racial sterotypes, and despair. Reprint.

Breaking Bread

Breaking Bread
  • Author : bell hooks,Cornel West
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 November 2016
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In this provocative and captivating dialogue, bell hooks and Cornel West come together to discuss the dilemmas, contradictions, and joys of Black intellectual life. The two friends and comrades in struggle talk, argue, and disagree about everything from community to capitalism in a series of intimate conversations that range from playful to probing to revelatory. In evoking the act of breaking bread, the book calls upon the various traditions of sharing that take place in domestic, secular, and sacred life

Race Matters

Race Matters
  • Author : Cornel West
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 05 August 2021
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Race Matters contains West s most powerful essays on the issues relevant to black Americans today: despair, black conservatism, black-Jewish relations, myths about black sexuality, the crisis in leadership in the black community, and the legacy of Malcolm X. And the insights that he brings to these complicated problems remain fresh, exciting, creative, and compassionate.

Composition and Cornel West

Composition and Cornel West
  • Author : Keith Gilyard
  • Publisher : SIU Press
  • Release : 05 May 2008
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Composition and Cornel West: Notes toward a Deep Democracy identifies and explains key aspects of the work of Cornel West—the highly regarded scholar of religion, philosophy, and African American studies—as they relate to composition studies, focusing especially on three rhetorical strategies that West suggests we use in our questioning lives as scholars, teachers, students, and citizens. In this study, author Keith Gilyard examines the strategies of Socratic Commitment (a relentless examination of received wisdom), Prophetic Witness (an abiding

Black Prophetic Fire

Black Prophetic Fire
  • Author : Cornel West,Christa Buschendorf
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 05 August 2021
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"Celebrated intellectual and activist Cornel West offers an unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African American leaders and their visionary legacies. In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X, and Ida Wells-Barnett. West examines the impact of these men and women on their own eras and across the decades. He not

Cornel West and the Politics of Prophetic Pragmatism

Cornel West and the Politics of Prophetic Pragmatism
  • Author : Mark David Wood
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 05 August 2021
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"Wood evaluates the political consequences of a shift in West's position from an earlier, revolutionary socialist stance to a later, progressive reformist one. Wood shows how West's subsequent reworking of Marxism supports his transition from a socialist to a progressivist politics."--BOOK JACKET.

Cornel West

Cornel West
  • Author : John Morrison
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2004
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Cornel West is one of the leading scholars, teachers, and writers in the field of American studies.

Cornel West

Cornel West
  • Author : Rosemary Cowan
  • Publisher : Polity
  • Release : 13 December 2002
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In this new book Rosemary Cowan provides a clear and highly accessible introduction to the work of Cornel West, a provocative and eclectic thinker who has emerged as one of America's foremost public intellectuals.