Double trouble : black mayors, black communities, and the call for a deep democracy / J. Phillip Thompson III.

Author
Thompson, J. Phillip [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York ; Oxford University Press, 2023.
Description
1 online resource (357 p.)

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Summary note
Thompson argues that African American mayors, legislators & political activists need to more effectively challenge opinions & public policies supported by the white public & encourage greater political inclusion & open political discourse within black communities.
Notes
  • Formerly CIP.
  • Previously issued in print: 2005.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Derived record based on print version record and publisher information.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Contents; 1 Introduction: Black Mayors and Social Change; 2 "The Dirty Little Secret" of Black Politics; 3 Acquiring, Building, and Sustaining Power: Black CivicOrganizations in Urban Democracy; 4 Race and Interracial Coalitions; 5 "Cursed by Factions and Feuds": Black Factionalism and the Structure of New York City Government; 6 "Set Up a Think Tank": A Black Mayor's Accountability to the Black Community: The Case of David Dinkins; 7 Race, Class, and Ideology in a New York Mayoral Election; 8 Conclusion: From Con.ict to Transformation; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J
  • KL; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
ISBN
  • 0-19-029218-0
  • 0-19-773323-9
  • 1-280-84501-5
  • 0-19-534646-7
  • 1-4294-3835-5
OCLC
  • 476006942
  • 1406784823
Doi
  • 10.1093/oso/9780195177336.001.0001
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