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An American dilemma

the Negro problem and modern democracy

by Gunnar Myrdal

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans,
    • United States -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGunnar Myrdal ; with a new introduction by Sissela Bok.
      SeriesBlack and African-American studies
      ContributionsBok Sissela.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.6 .M95 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL795506M
      ISBN 10156000858X, 1560008563, 1560008571
      LC Control Number95031355

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This book is an attempt to contribute to a fresh understanding of prejudice, politics, and the American dilemma. It presents new lines of questions by deliberately inter-weaving two perspectives, the first taking up issues of race focusing on whites, the second on blacks.

The book, An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, documented the various forms of discrimination facing blacks back then. The “dilemma” referred to by the book’s title was the conflict between the American democratic ideals of egalitarianism and liberty and justice for all and the harsh reality of prejudice.

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By breaking the color barrier in baseball, Jackie Robinson (–) brought the American public face-to-face with a dilemma that has plagued the nation throughout its history: the disjuncture between the American ideals of liberty and equality and the realities of racial prejudice, segregation, and bility: Available.As Myrdal's book did fifty years ago, An American Dilemma Revisited offers an insightful look at the continuing effects of racial inequality and discrimination in American society and examines different means for removing the specter of racism in the United States.A note ought to be added concerning Ralph Ellison's essay "An American Dilemma: A Review." His scrupulous and exacting critique of the study presupposes many enduring issues in the "American dilemma" addressed in Myrdal's book.

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