© 2002

Dimensions of Black Conservatism in the United States

Made in America

  • Gayle T. Tate
  • Lewis A. Randolph

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Gayle T. Tate, Lewis A. Randolph
      Pages 6-10
  3. The Context of Black Conservatism

  4. Gender, Family, and Social Policy

  5. Rhetoric, Media, and Public Opinion

  6. Struggle, Class, and Ideology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Marcus D. Pohlmann
      Pages 197-223
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 237-244

About this book


Dimensions of Black Conservatism in the US is a collection of twelve essays by leading black intellectuals and scholars on varied dimensions of black conservative thought and activism. The book explores the political role and functions of black neoconservatives. The majority of essays cover the contemporary period. The authors have provided a historical context for the reader with several articles examining the origins and development of black conservatism.


gender politics social justice society

Editors and affiliations

  • Gayle T. Tate
    • 1
  • Lewis A. Randolph
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Africana StudiesRutgers UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Ohio UniversityAthensUSA

About the editors

GAYLE TATE is acting Chair of African Studies at Rutgers University.

LEWIS RANDOLPH is Professor of Political Science at Ohio University.

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