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The Resource The city on the hill from below : the crisis of prophetic Black politics, Stephen H. Marshall

The city on the hill from below : the crisis of prophetic Black politics, Stephen H. Marshall

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The city on the hill from below : the crisis of prophetic Black politics
Title
The city on the hill from below
Title remainder
the crisis of prophetic Black politics
Statement of responsibility
Stephen H. Marshall
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Within the discipline of American political science and the field of political theory, African American prophetic political critique as a form of political theorizing has been largely neglected. Stephen Marshall, in The City on the Hill from Below, interrogates the political thought of David Walker, Frederick Douglass, W.E.B. DuBois, James Baldwin, and Toni Morrison to reveal a vital tradition of American political theorizing and engagement with an American political imaginary forged by the City on the Hill. Originally articulated to describe colonial settlement, state formation, and national
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Marshall, Stephen H
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
The city on the hill from below : the crisis of prophetic Black politics, Stephen H. Marshall
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The City on the Hill from Below; 1. Black Liberty in the City of Enmity: The Political Theory of David Walker; 2. "Glorious Revolution" in the City of Mastery: Frederick Douglass on the Corruption of the American Republic; 3. Aristocratic Strivings in the Gilded City: The Political Theory of The Souls of Black Folk; 4. (Making) Love in the Dishonorable City: The Civic Poetry of James Baldwin; Conclusion: Prophetic Political Critique in the Age of the Joshua Generation; Notes; Index
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ocn739718930
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unknown
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1 online resource (x, 235 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781439906576
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1400v6z
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739718930
Label
The city on the hill from below : the crisis of prophetic Black politics, Stephen H. Marshall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The City on the Hill from Below; 1. Black Liberty in the City of Enmity: The Political Theory of David Walker; 2. "Glorious Revolution" in the City of Mastery: Frederick Douglass on the Corruption of the American Republic; 3. Aristocratic Strivings in the Gilded City: The Political Theory of The Souls of Black Folk; 4. (Making) Love in the Dishonorable City: The Civic Poetry of James Baldwin; Conclusion: Prophetic Political Critique in the Age of the Joshua Generation; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn739718930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 235 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439906576
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1400v6z
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739718930

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