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Race against Liberalism

Black Workers and the UAW in Detroit (Working Class in American History)

by David M. Lewis-Colman

  • 326 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Labor,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Social Science / African-American Studies,
  • African American automobile industry workers,
  • African American labor union members,
  • Detroit,
  • History,
  • Labor Unions,
  • Michigan,
  • Racism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10227956M
    ISBN 100252075056
    ISBN 109780252075056

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Tracing substantive, longstanding disagreements between liberals and black workers who embraced autonomous race-based action, David M.

Lewis-Colman shows how. "Against Liberalism is a provocative and engaging book. What Kekes offers us is in fact amounts to a vivid external critique, on the basis of a less optimistic view of human nature.

Thus their all-purpose remedy for whatever ails the human race is to increase its autonomy. But since autonomous choices are frequently wicked, the remedy is /5(3).

“Race against Liberalism is a well-written narrative that provides readers with a greater sense of the complexities of racial politics within the labor movement in postwar Detroit.

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Liberalism is doomed to failure, John Kekes argues in this penetrating criticism of its basic assumptions. Liberals favor individual autonomy, a wide plurality of choices, and equal rights and resources, seeing them as essential for good lives. They oppose such evils as selfishness, intolerance, cruelty, and greed.

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The church provided spiritual instruction, certainly, but when she tried to stray into. Fascists saw liberalism as the enemy. Dinesh D’Souza made the same argument in his book And fascists fused the idea of the nation with the concept of a single “true” race.

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