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Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003328-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0332-8
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... chapter examines the relationship between aesthetics and politics, in conversation with Adolph Reed’s controversial study of Du Bois. ...
Published: 03 April 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381396-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8139-6
... orientation are never given but always to be forged, that in fact neither linkages nor identities are ever organic at all, would not seem to require much reflection or defense these days. Yet black intellectuals as di- verse as Adolph Reed, Toni Morrison, and Michael Eric Dyson have recently felt it...
Published: 11 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384793-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
... civil rights move- ment politics has been less welcomed within post–civil rights movement politics. As Adolph Reed Jr. points out, this has been due in part to an in- creased black political emphasis on democratic proceduralism rather than on a politics of resistance and moral defiance, and an...
Published: 25 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386254-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8625-4
..., Jr. (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1987), 14–18. 4 See Adolph Reed Jr., The Jesse Jackson Phenomenon: The Crisis of Purpose in Afro- American Politics (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986), chap. 1. 8 r. drew smith 5 According to data from the 1999–2000 Black Churches and...
Published: 25 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389811-039
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8981-1
... Obie Clayton Jr., ed., An American Dilemma Revisited. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1996. Finkelman, Paul. Slavery and the Founders: Race and Liberty in the Age of Jefferson. Armonk, N.Y.: M. E. Sharpe, 1996. Fletcher, Bill, and Adolph Reed. Reparations? Yes/No. New York: New Press, 2003...
Book Chapter

By Jeffrey K. Olick
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
... Lowenthal, David, 193 Pokrovskii, Mikhail, 25 Lyotard, Jean–François, 102 Proust, Marcel, 48 MacArthur, Douglas, 293, 295, 296 Rabin, Titshak, 239 Maier, Charles, 274 Rabinbach, Anson, 261–62, 270 Malia, Martin, 18 Reed...
Published: 04 September 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... explain why it is only one strategy in the grassroots activist’s repertoire. Later in this chapter, I also explain why critics such as Robert Smith and Adolph Reed believe that an unintended consequence of the enormous political gains African Americans derived from the Civil Rights Movement has...
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... explain why it is only one strategy in the grassroots activist’s repertoire. Later in this chapter, I also explain why critics such as Robert Smith and Adolph Reed believe that an unintended consequence of the enormous political gains African Americans derived from the Civil Rights Movement has...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391999-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9199-9
... relations are perceived to be radically opposite the founding principles of the nation. As the political scientist Adolph Reed contends, “The initial formula- tion that ‘America’ has a ‘Negro Problem’ not only reproduces the principle of black marginalization in the national experience; it also...
Published: 03 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390237-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9023-7
... crucial period in the history of American class formation in large part because the mass mobili- zation of the workers and farmers marked a struggle over the place of working people as ‘‘honorable’’ producers. This status struggle was waged around race and class simultaneously. Adolph Reed Jr. has...
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386353-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8635-3
... mighty nervous, too. Du Bois has only lately (last two to three decades) been retrieved from the dustbin of history owing to his leftist leanings during the Cold War. Such books as Adolph Reed’s W. E. B. Du Bois and American...
Book Chapter

By Todd C. Shaw
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... in Worse Shape.” Detroit Free Press, April 4, 2006, 1–2. Bennett, Larry. “Harold Washington and the Black Urban Regime.” Urban Affairs Quar- terly 28 (1993): 423–40. Bennett, Larry, and Adolph J. Reed. “The New Face of Urban Renewal: The Near North Redevelopment Initiative and the...
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... few of Adolph Reed’s and Robert Smith’s propositions about the 1970s witnessing the demobilization of black grassroots activism are tested. To expand on this chapter and to serve as a prologue for my linchpin chapters 5 and 6, I discuss why the timing and utility of this re- newed activism...
Published: 11 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393191-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9319-1
... scholars have focused on earlier works, we must remain attentive to more problematic factors conditioning the temporal orientation as a whole Manning Marable and Adolph Reed have argued that the emphasis on earlier works stems at least in part from scholars’ elitism, careerism, and political centrism...
Published: 23 July 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385103-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8510-3
... Burning In Burning Down the House: Recycling Domesticity, ed. Rosemary George. Boulder: Westview Press, 1997. 355–79. Reed, Aldolph Jr. ‘‘The ‘Black Revolution’ and the Reconstitution of Domi- nation In Race, Politics, and Culture: Critical Essays on the Radicalism of the 1960s, ed. Adolph...
Book Chapter

By Eric Porter
Published: 11 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393191-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9319-1
...-Jim Crow period, but the analysis centers primarily on The Souls of Black Folk. Adolph Reed Jr.’s W. E. B. Du Bois and American Political Thought, discussed later, pro- vides a deep historical contextualization of Du Bois’s earlier works and signifi- cant engagement with post-1940 texts...
Published: 23 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392125-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9212-5
... within its artistic, cultural, and social form (e.g., Cornel West, Michael Eric Dyson) or vilified it as an irreverent, self-loathing, and destructive force for youth (e.g., John McWhorter, Stanley Crouch, Adolph Reed). Irrespective of the focus of the analysis, hiphop has established i am hiphop...
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... students of African American politics, especially Adolph Reed and Robert Smith, as- sert that this storm of black activism has largely dissipated due to the hyper- institutionalization of black politics, in which electoral politics has supplanted grassroots activism, as well as the demobilization of...
... orientation are never given but always to be forged, that in fact neither linkages nor identities are ever organic at all, would not seem to require much reflection or defense these days. Yet black intellectuals as di- verse as Adolph Reed, Toni Morrison, and Michael Eric Dyson have recently felt it...