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The Resource The new Black politician : Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America, Andra Gillespie

The new Black politician : Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America, Andra Gillespie

Label
The new Black politician : Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America
Title
The new Black politician
Title remainder
Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America
Statement of responsibility
Andra Gillespie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the 2002 Newark mayoral race between Cory Booker and the more established black incumbent Sharpe James, which articulated how moderate black politicians are challenging civil rights veterans for power
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillespie, Andra
Dewey number
  • 974.9/044092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F144.N653
LC item number
B664 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Booker, Cory
  • African American mayors
  • Mayors
  • Newark (N.J.)
  • Newark (N.J.)
  • African Americans
  • Post-racialism
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Political entrepreneurship
  • United States
  • Booker, Cory
  • African American mayors
  • African Americans
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Mayors
  • Political entrepreneurship
  • Politics and government
  • Post-racialism
  • Race relations
  • New Jersey
  • United States
Label
The new Black politician : Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America, Andra Gillespie
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/id/10555034
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Clash of Two Black Americas -- Black Political Entrepreneurship, 21st Century Style : The Theory of Elite Displacement -- Prelude : The Rise of Cory Booker -- Losing : The 2002 Mayoral Election -- pt. 2. It's Not Easy Being Elite : Governing Challenges in Post Racial Black America -- Winning : The 2006 Election -- Policy Is Politics -- Perception Is Reality : Judging Cory Booker -- The Politics of Perception : Cory Booker in Local and State Affairs -- 2010 : Electoral Politics Revisited -- Joshua, Esther and Uncle Julius : Black Political Entrepreneurs and the Future of Black Politics -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Methodological Notes -- Appendix B: List of Interviewees
Control code
ocn756592628
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 314 pages
Isbn
9780814732441
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011051072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1169685
  • (Sirsi) o756592628
  • (OCoLC)756592628
Label
The new Black politician : Cory Booker, Newark, and post-racial America, Andra Gillespie
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/id/10555034
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Clash of Two Black Americas -- Black Political Entrepreneurship, 21st Century Style : The Theory of Elite Displacement -- Prelude : The Rise of Cory Booker -- Losing : The 2002 Mayoral Election -- pt. 2. It's Not Easy Being Elite : Governing Challenges in Post Racial Black America -- Winning : The 2006 Election -- Policy Is Politics -- Perception Is Reality : Judging Cory Booker -- The Politics of Perception : Cory Booker in Local and State Affairs -- 2010 : Electoral Politics Revisited -- Joshua, Esther and Uncle Julius : Black Political Entrepreneurs and the Future of Black Politics -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Methodological Notes -- Appendix B: List of Interviewees
Control code
ocn756592628
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 314 pages
Isbn
9780814732441
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011051072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1169685
  • (Sirsi) o756592628
  • (OCoLC)756592628

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