Why have American policies failed to reduce the racial inequalities still pervasive throughout the nation? Has President Barack Obama defined new political approaches to race that might spur unity and progress? This title examines deals with these questions.
Desmond S. King is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of American Government at the University of Oxford. His many books include The Liberty of Strangers: Making the American Nation. Rogers M. Smith is the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. His many books include Stories of Peoplehood.
Short-listed for Choice 's Outstanding Academic Titles 2012 2012.
Desmond S. King, Rogers M. Smith
Princeton University Press
Date of Publication
Sociology & Anthropology: Professional
Princeton Studies in American Politics: Historical, International, and Comparative Perspectives