Dusk of Dawn (The Oxford W. E. B. Du Bois).
By: Du Bois, W. E. B.
Contributor(s): Gates, Henry Louis Jr | Appiah, Kwame Anthony.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Oxford W.E.B. Du Bois: Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (220 p.).ISBN: 9780199386727.Subject(s): African American intellectuals -- Biography | African Americans -- Biography | African Americans -- Social conditions -- To 1964 | Du Bois, W. E. B. -- (William Edward Burghardt), -- 1868-1963 | United States -- Race relationsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Dusk of Dawn (The Oxford W. E. B. Du Bois)DDC classification: 323.1196/0730092 | B Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover -- DUSK OF DAWN: An Essay Toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept -- Copyright -- Contents -- The Black Letters on the Sign: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Canon -- Introduction: Kwame Anthony Appiah, Princeton University -- NOTES -- Apology -- Dusk of Dawn -- CHAPTER I: The Plot -- CHAPTER II: A New England Boy and Reconstruction -- CHAPTER III: Education in the Last Decades of the Nineteenth Century -- CHAPTER IV: Science and Empire -- CHAPTER V: The Concept of Race -- CHAPTER VI: The White World -- CHAPTER VII: The Colored World Within -- CHAPTER VIII: Propaganda and World War
CHAPTER IX: Revolution -- BASIC AMERICAN NEGRO CREED -- Index -- William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: A Chronology: Compiled by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Terri Hume Oliver -- Selected Bibliography -- COLLECTIONS -- BIBLIOGRAPHIES -- BIOGRAPHIES -- CRITICAL WORKS
Dusk of Dawn is an explosive autobiography of the foremost African American scholar of his time. Du Bois writes movingly of his own life, using personal experience to elucidate the systemic problem of race. He reflects on his childhood, his education, and his intellectual life, including the formation of the NAACP. Though his views eventually got him expelled from the association, Du Bois continues to develop his thoughts on separate black economic and social institutions in Dusk of Dawn. Readers will find energetic essays within these pages, including insight into his developing Pan-African c
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