The African American jeremiad : appeals for justice in America / David Howard-Pitney.

Begun by Puritans, the American jeremiad, a rhetoric that expresses indignation and urges social change, has produced passionate and persuasive essays and speeches throughout the nation's history. Showing that black leaders have employed this verbal tradition of protest and social prophecy in a...

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Main Author: Howard-Pitney, David.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2005.
Edition:Rev. and expanded ed.
Series:UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
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