TITLE

'The Souls of Black Folk,' A Century Hence

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, David Levering
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
New Crisis (15591603);Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the assertion of W.E.B. Du Bois in the book 'The Souls of Black Folk' that racism is permanent. Contents of the book; Impediments to the expansion of human rights; Integral themes in Du Bois' writings.
ACCESSION #
9432666

 

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