Coverart for item
The Resource From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Label
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation
Title
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation
Statement of responsibility
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Title variation
  • From hashtag Black Lives Matter to Black liberation
  • From Black Lives Matter to Black liberation
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Activist and scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor surveys the historical and contemporary ravages of racism and persistence of structural inequality such as mass incarceration and Black unemployment. In this context, she argues that this new struggle against police violence holds the potential to reignite a broader push for Black liberation"--Front flap
Summary
Looks at historical and contemporary examples of racism in the United States and argues that the systemic problems of African American incarceration and unemployment have the potential to ignite a bigger social movement
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10529097
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Black lives matter movement
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Social movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Police brutality
  • Police misconduct
  • Race discrimination
  • Post-racialism
  • Black lives matter movement
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Social movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Police brutality
  • Police misconduct
  • Post-racialism
  • Race discrimination
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-256) 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 awakening in Obama's America -- A culture of racism -- From civil rights to colorblind -- Black faces in high places -- The double standard of justice -- Barack Obama : the end of an illusion -- Black Lives Matter : a movement, not a moment -- From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation
Control code
1725398
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781608465620
Lccn
2016417645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781608465620
  • (OCoLC)907653029
Label
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-256) 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 awakening in Obama's America -- A culture of racism -- From civil rights to colorblind -- Black faces in high places -- The double standard of justice -- Barack Obama : the end of an illusion -- Black Lives Matter : a movement, not a moment -- From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation
Control code
1725398
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781608465620
Lccn
2016417645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781608465620
  • (OCoLC)907653029

Library Locations

    • Manchaca Road BranchBorrow it
      5500 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX, 78745, US
      30.2166039 -97.79733689999999
    • North Village BranchBorrow it
      2505 Steck Ave, Austin, TX, 78757, US
      30.362144 -97.7305032
    • Pleasant Hill BranchBorrow it
      211 E. William Cannon Blvd., Austin, TX, 78745, US
      30.1922461 -97.7771661
    • Southeast BranchBorrow it
      5803 Nuckols Crossing Rd., Austin, TX, 78744, US
      30.1876256 -97.7419319
Processing Feedback ...