Franklin

The substance of hope : Barack Obama and the paradox of progress / William Jelani Cobb.

Author/Creator:
Cobb, William Jelani.
Edition:
First United States edition
Publication:
New York : Walker & Company, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
[10], 191, [7] pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Forty-four. The Meaning of Barack Obama
Of Jeremiah Wright. The Meaning of Change on the South Side of America
The Jesse Problem. The Black President and the President of Black America
The Black Machine. The Old Guard and the Age of Obama
The Joshua Generation. The Age Divide and Obama
A Tale of Two Cities. Nairobi, Denver, and the Road to the White House
Mandates andMetaphors. Of Lincoln, Roosevelt, and Obama
Where Do We Go From Here?
Coda.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy has newspaper article on Bill Cosby laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2010
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780802717399 :
080271739X
OCLC:
256529476
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy