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The Resource Black rednecks and white liberals, Thomas Sowell

Black rednecks and white liberals, Thomas Sowell

Label
Black rednecks and white liberals
Title
Black rednecks and white liberals
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Sowell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book challenges many assumptions about blacks, Jews, Germans, slavery, and education. Plainly written and backed with documented facts, it takes on not only the trendy intellectuals of our times but also such historic interpreters of American life as Alexis de Tocqueville and Frederick Law Olmsted. In a series of long essays, Sowell presents an in-depth look at key beliefs behind many mistaken and dangerous actions, policies, and trends, and presents insights into the historical development of the ghetto culture that is today wrongly seen as a unique black identity--a culture cheered on toward self-destruction by white liberals who consider themselves "friends" of blacks. One essay presents a jolting re-examination of the tragic institution of slavery and the narrow and distorted way it is too often seen today. Another explores the reasons for the venomous hatred of Jews, and of other groups like them in countries around the world. --From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sowell, Thomas
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1096
LC item number
.S683 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Ethnic relations
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • United States
  • Stereotype (Psychology)
Label
Black rednecks and white liberals, Thomas Sowell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black rednecks and white liberals -- Are Jews generic? -- The real history of slavery -- Germans and history -- Black education : achievements, myths and tragedies -- History versus visions
Control code
ocm57579375
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 372 pages
Isbn
9781594030864
Lccn
2005041506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781594030864
System control number
(OCoLC)57579375
Label
Black rednecks and white liberals, Thomas Sowell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black rednecks and white liberals -- Are Jews generic? -- The real history of slavery -- Germans and history -- Black education : achievements, myths and tragedies -- History versus visions
Control code
ocm57579375
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 372 pages
Isbn
9781594030864
Lccn
2005041506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781594030864
System control number
(OCoLC)57579375

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