Black & African-American Studies

  • An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 2 book cover

    An American Dilemma

    The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Gunnar Myrdal

    In this landmark effort to understand African American people in the New World, Gunnar Myrdal provides deep insight into the contradictions of American democracy as well as a study of a people within a people. The title of the book, An American Dilemma, refers to the moral contradiction of a nation…

    Paperback – 1996-12-31
    Routledge
    Black & African-American Studies

  • Shadow of the Plantation book cover

    Shadow of the Plantation

    1st Edition

    By Charles Johnson

    Shadow of the Plantation focuses on descendants of slaves in one rural Southern community in the early part of this century. In the process, Johnson reviews the troubled history of race relations in the United /States. When reread half a century after it was first written, Shadow of the Plantation…

    Paperback – 1996-07-31
    Routledge
    Black & African-American Studies

  • An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Two Volume Set book cover

    An American Dilemma

    The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Two Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Gunnar Myrdal

    This landmark effort to understand African-American people in the New World provides deep insight into the contradictions of American democracy as well as a study of a people within a people. The touchstone of this classic is the jarring discrepancy between the American creed of respect for the…

    Paperback – 1996-01-30
    Routledge
    Black & African-American Studies

  • An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 1 book cover

    An American Dilemma

    The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Gunnar Myrdal

    In this landmark effort to understand African American people in the New World, Gunnar Myrdal provides deep insight into the contradictions of American democracy as well as a study of a people within a people. The title of the book, 'An American Dilemma', refers to the moral contradiction of a…

    Paperback – 1995-01-30
    Routledge
    Black & African-American Studies