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Not even past

Barack Obama and the burden of race

by Thomas J. Sugrue

  • 156 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obama, Barack,
  • Obama, Barack -- Political and social views,
  • African Americans -- Race identity,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights,
  • Racism -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Social classes -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Political culture -- United States,
  • United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementThomas J. Sugrue.
    GenreBiography
    SeriesLawrence Stone lectures
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE908.3 .S84 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019315M
    ISBN 109780691137308
    LC Control Number2010000240

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