• Robert C. Smith


The concluding chapter looks at changes in the study of black politics and the emergent new directions in the field since Walton’s pioneering work. The focus is on how intersectionality, multiculturalism and black feminism complicate the traditional divisions in the black politics field between those who prioritized race and those who prioritized class analysis as the theoretical focus of research.


Segregation in political science Footnote apartheid Intersectionality Race analysis Class analysis Black feminism 

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  • Robert C. Smith
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  1. 1.San Francisco State UniversitySan FranciscoUSA

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