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Author Brown, Scot, 1966-

Title Fighting for US : Maulana Karenga, the US organization, and black cultural nationalism / Scot Brown ; foreword by Clayborne Carson
Published New York : New York University Press, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 228 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- From Ron Everett to Maulana Karenga: the intellectual and political bases for the US Organization -- Memory and internal organizational life -- The politics of culture: the US Organization and the quest for black unity -- Sectarian discourses and the decline of US in the era of black power -- In the face of funk: US and the arts of war -- Kwanzaa and Afrocentricity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-215) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Karenga, Maulana.
US (Organization) -- History.
African American political activists -- Biography.
African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Black nationalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Black power -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003004811
ISBN 0814739415 (electronic bk.)
1417588179 (electronic bk.)
9780814739419 (electronic bk.)
9781417588176 (electronic bk.)