W.E.B. Du Bois: A Life in American History

Gerald Horneauthor
Charisse Burden-Stellyauthor
W.E.B. Du Bois: A Life in American History



Pages 272
Topics American Negro Academy;Anticommunism;Aptheker, Herbert;Black Reconstruction;Cold War Peace Information Council;Council on African Affairs;Du Bois, Shirley Graham;Harris, Abram;National Association for the Advancement of Colored People;Pan-African Congress

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W.E.B. Du Bois: A Life in American History

Author(s): Horne, Gerald; Burden-Stelly, Charisse;
Contributors: Horne, Gerald; Burden-Stelly, Charisse;

This book provides a new interpretation of the life of W.E.B. Du Bois, one of the most important African -American scholars and thinkers of the twentieth century.

• Provides a comprehensive overview of the life and times of W.E.B. Du Bois

• Takes an interdisciplinary approach to his life and works

• Traces his radicalization over time

• Pays particular attention to the effects of the Cold War and anticommunism on his philosophy

• Provides key primary documents with explanations of their significance

SortTitle: w.e.b. du bois: a life in american history
Keyword(s): American Negro Academy; Anticommunism; Aptheker, Herbert; Black Reconstruction; Cold War Peace Information Council; Council on African Affairs; Du Bois, Shirley Graham; Harris, Abram; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Pan-African Congress
Author Info:
Gerald Horneauthor
Charisse Burden-Stellyauthor
eISBN-13: 9781440864971
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440864964
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 272
Publication Date: 20190930
Series: Black History Lives