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Cornel West

a critical reader


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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, Mass .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • West, Cornel -- Political and social views,
    • African Americans -- Intellectual life,
    • African American intellectuals,
    • African Americans -- Politics and government,
    • Pragmatism,
    • African Americans -- Religion,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1989- -- Philosophy,
    • United States -- Civilization -- Philosophy,
    • United States -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-368) and index.

      Statementedited by George Yancy.
      SeriesBlackwell critical readers
      ContributionsYancy, George.
      LC ClassificationsE185.86 .W4383 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 380 p. ;
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6777596M
      ISBN 10063122291X, 0631222928
      LC Control Number00012342

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