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One by One from the Inside Out Essays and Reviews on Race and Responsibility in America

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ISBN-10: 0029194415

ISBN-13: 9780029194416

Edition: 1995

Authors: Glenn C. Loury

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This work takes a critical look at the controversies surrounding such issues as black-Jewish relations, welfare reform, the changing nature of family structure amongst blacks and whites and the racial dimension in academic performance and crime.
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List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: Free Press
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 332
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Boston University professor Glenn Loury was educated at Northwestern University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Loury has taught at Harvard University, Northwestern University and the University of Michigan. He is currently on the commission for the National Academy of Science and was elected vice president of the American Economics Association in 1997. Loury has contributed writing to The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and National Review. He also is an editor for The New Republic. Loury's book "One by One, From the Inside Out: Essays and Reviews on Race and Responsibility in America," which won the 1996 American Book Award and the 1996 Christianity…    

Prologue: Free at Last? A Personal Perspective on Race and Identity in America
Race and Responsibility in the Post-Civil Rights Era
Black Dignity and the Common Good
The Moral Quandary of the Black Community
A New American Dilemma
Two Paths to Black Progress
The End of an Illusion: Black-Jewish Relations in the Nineties
Economic Discrimination: Getting to the Core of the Problem
Senate Testimony on the Civil Rights Act of 1990
Can We Talk?
Self-Censorship in Public Discourse: A Theory of Political Correctness and Related Phenomena
Leadership Failure and the Loyalty Trap
Second Thoughts and First Principles
Professors and the Poor: Discussion at a Poverty Conference
A Critical Look at the Field (Selected Reviews)
Preaching to the Converted: Race Matters
Liberal Racism: Two Nations
Dilemmas of a Black Intellectual: Reflections of an Affirmative Action Baby
Demanding More of Blacks Than Whites: The Content of Our Character
The Family, the Nation, and Senator Moynihan: Family and Nation
A Crisis Grows in Brooklyn: Canarsie
Other Reviews, 1992-1994
Doing Well by Doing Good: The Death of an American Jewish Community
Miracles Are Still Happening: Upon This Rock: The Miracles of a Black Church
Spiritual Politics: The Culture of Disbelief
Permanently Alienated: Faces at the Bottom of the Well: The Permanence of Racism
The Epic Career of W. E. B. Du Bois: W. E. B. Du Bois: Writings
Black Crime: Answering Conservatives: "America's Black Crime Gap - and How to Close It"
It's a Spiritual Thing, You Wouldn't Understand: The Bell Curve
Epilogue: New Life: A Professor and Veritas
Notes
Index