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The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness

Paul Gilroy - African Americans - 1993 - 261 pages
This text sketches a critical account of the location of black intellectuals in the modern world following the end of racial slavery. The book explores the reactions of black ...
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Darker Than Blue: On the Moral Economies of Black Atlantic Culture

Paul Gilroy - Music - 2010 - 207 pages
Paul Gilroy seeks to awaken a new understanding of W. E. B. Du Bois‚e(tm) intellectual and political legacy. At a time of economic crisis, environmental degradation, ongoing ...
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There Ain't No Black in the Union Jack

Paul Gilroy - Social Science - 2013 - 416 pages
This classic book is a powerful indictment of contemporary attitudes to race. By accusing British intellectuals and politicians on both sides of the political divide of ...
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Without Guarantees: In Honour of Stuart Hall

Stuart Hall, Paul Gilroy, Lawrence Grossberg - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 433 pages
Stuart Hall's retirement from the Open University in 1997 provided a unique opportunity to reflect on an academic career which has had the most profound impact on scholarship ...
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Postcolonial Melancholia

Paul Gilroy - Social Science - 2010 - 192 pages
In Postcolonial Melancholia, Paul Gilroy continues the conversation he began in his landmark study of race and nation, 'There Ain't No Black in the Union Jack, ' by once again ...
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Between Camps: Nations, Cultures and the Allure of Race

Paul Gilroy - Social Science - 2013 - 424 pages
In this provocative book, now reissued with a new introduction, Paul Gilroy contends that race-thinking has distorted the finest promises of modern democracy. He compels us to ...
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Black Britain: A Photographic History

Paul Gilroy - History - 2007 - 320 pages
Black people have inhabited the British Isles for centuries. Eminent professor Paul Gilroy, renowned for his work exploring the social and cultural dimensions of British ...
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