Yo' Mama's Disfunktional!: Fighting the Culture Wars in Urban America

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Beacon Press, Jan 4, 2001 - Social Science - 240 pages
In this vibrant, thought-provoking book, Kelley, "the preeminant historian of black popular culture writing today" (Cornel West) shows how the multicolored urban working class is the solution to the ills of American cities. He undermines widespread misunderstandings of black culture and shows how they have contributed to the failure of social policy to save our cities.


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Contents

PREFACE
INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER
CHAPTER
CHAPTER THREE
CHAPTER FOUR
CHAPTER FIVE
EPILOGUE
NOTES
PROPS RESPECT AND LOVE
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ROBIN D. G. KELLY is Professor of History and Africana Studies at New York University and the author of "Race Rebels" and "Yo Mama's Dysfunktional!

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