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Resistance reimagined : black women's critical thought as survival / Regis M. Fox.

By: Fox, Regis M [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2017Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780813052120; 0813052122.Subject(s): African American women -- History | African American women -- Political activity -- History | African American women civil rights workers -- History | African Americans -- Civil rights -- History | African American women political activists -- History | African Americans -- Social life and customs | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies | African American women | African American women civil rights workers | African American women political activists | African American women -- Political activity | African Americans -- Civil rights | African Americans -- Social life and customs | LITERARY CRITICISM / Women AuthorsGenre/Form: Electronic books. | History.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Resistance reimagined.DDC classification: 305.48/896073 LOC classification: E185.86Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Prologue: Naming black women's ideology critique -- Introduction: Resistance and legitimacy -- "They won't believe what i say": theorizing freedom as an economy of violence -- The production of "emancipation": race, ritual, and the reconstitution of the antebellum order -- "Wondering under which head i come": sounding Anna Julia Cooper's Fin-de-Siècle song -- "Mammy ain't nobody name": Power, privilege and the bodying forth of resistance -- Conclusion: Roll call.
Summary: The book analyzes black women's engagement with the liberal problematic--the gap between democratic promise and dispossession--as a form of resistance.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Prologue: Naming black women's ideology critique -- Introduction: Resistance and legitimacy -- "They won't believe what i say": theorizing freedom as an economy of violence -- The production of "emancipation": race, ritual, and the reconstitution of the antebellum order -- "Wondering under which head i come": sounding Anna Julia Cooper's Fin-de-Siècle song -- "Mammy ain't nobody name": Power, privilege and the bodying forth of resistance -- Conclusion: Roll call.

The book analyzes black women's engagement with the liberal problematic--the gap between democratic promise and dispossession--as a form of resistance.

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