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Prisons on Fire: Attica, George Jackson and Black Liberation by Angela Davis
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.22" Width: 5.8" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2002
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN 1902593529 ISBN13 9781902593524
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More About Angela Davis
Angela Y. Davis is a political activist, scholar, author, and speaker. She is an outspoken advocate for the oppressed and exploited, writing on Black liberation, prison abolition, the intersections of race, gender, and class, and international solidarity with Palestine. She is the author of several books, including "Women, Race, and Class" and "Are Prisons Obsolete?" She is the subject of the acclaimed documentary "Free Angela" and "All Political Prisoners" and is Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of California, Santa Cruz. One of America's most provocative public intellectuals, Dr. Cornel West has been a champion for racial justice since childhood. His writing, speaking, and teaching weave together the traditions of the black Baptist Church, progressive politics, and jazz. "The New York Times" has praised his "ferocious moral vision." His many books include "Race Matters," "Democracy Matters," and his new autobiography, "Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud." Frank Barat is a human rights activist and author. He was the coordinator of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine and is now the president of the Palestine Legal Action Network. His books include "Gaza in Crisis" and "Corporate Complicity in Israel's Occupation."
Angela Davis was born in 1981 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Warwick, UK University of Warwick University of Warwick.