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Barack Obama and African-American Empowerment: The Rise of Black America's New Leadership

Barack Obama and African-American Empowerment: The Rise of Black America's New Leadership (Hardback)

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This book examines the evolution of black leadership and politics since the Civil Rights Movement. It looks at the phenomenon of Barack Obama, from his striking emergence as a successful candidate for the Illinois State Senate to President of the United States, as part of the continuum of African American political leaders.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical structure & processesPolitical leaders & leadershipPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial groupsEthnic studiesBlack & Asian studies Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 30/12/2009 ISBN-13: 9780230620506  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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MANNING MARABLE is Professor of History and Political Science, and Public Affairs at Columbia University, USA, where he also serves as founding Director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies. KRISTEN CLARKE is an attorney at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and is an expert on voting rights, election law and political participation matters.

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