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Small acts

thoughts on the politics of Black cultures

by Paul Gilroy

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Published by Serpent"s Tail in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Blacks -- Intellectual life.,
    • African Americans -- Intellectual life.,
    • Arts, Black -- Great Britain.,
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
    • African Americans in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementPaul Gilroy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCB235 .G553 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination257 p. :
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1446072M
      ISBN 10185242298X
      LC Control Number93084757

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A black British sociologist weighs in with some jargon-heavy but stimulating essays on black identity at home and away. ``Contemporary British racism deals in cultural difference rather than crude biological hierarchy,'' observes Gilroy (The Black Atlantic).

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