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Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 208 - Publish Date: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Picador
Description: "THE SMARTEST BOOK OF THE YEAR" (THE WASHINGTON POST) In these provocative, powerful essays acclaimed writer/journalist Jeff Chang (Can’t Stop Won’t Stop, Who We Be) takes an incisive and wide-ranging look at the recent tragedies and widespread protests that have shaken the country. Through deep reporting with key activists and thinkers, passionately personal writing, and distinguished cultura...
Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 560 - Publish Date: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Description: Can't Stop Won't Stop is a powerful cultural and social history of the end of the American century, and a provocative look into the new world that the hip-hop generation created. Forged in the fires of the Bronx and Kingston, Jamaica, hip-hop became the Esperanto of youth rebellion and a generation-defining movement. In a post-civil rights era defined by deindustrialization and globalization, hip-...
Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 416 - Publish Date: 2014-10-21 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Description: Race. A four-letter word. The greatest social divide in American life, a half-century ago and today. During that time, the U.S. has seen the most dramatic demographic and cultural shifts in its history, what can be called the colorization of America. But the same nation that elected its first Black president on a wave of hope—another four-letter word—is still plunged into endless culture wars....
Book Pages: 328 - Publish Date: 2013-06-25 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Description: The challenge facing the authors of texts that address the multiplicity and complexity of problems that may afflict families can be intimidating. Philip Barker has addressed this challenge head-on in each of the editions of this book. This task has been greatly facilitated by the contributions of the new co-author, Jeff Chang, and in this edition provides a clear, easily read and readily understan...
Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 12 - Publish Date: 2012 - Publisher: Unknown
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Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 192 - Publish Date: 2016 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: "In his most recent book, Who We Be, Jeff Chang looked at how art and culture effected massive social changes in American society. Since the book was published, the country has been gripped by waves of racial discord, most notably the protests in Ferguson, Missouri. In these highly relevant, powerful essays, Chang examines some of the most contentious issues in the current discussion of race and i...
Author(s): Jeff Chang
Book Pages: 285 - Publish Date: 2013-03 - Publisher: Unknown
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Book Pages: Unknown - Publish Date: Unknown - Publisher: Singapore Books
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Author(s): Jeff Norton
Book Pages: 384 - Publish Date: 2012-08-02 - Publisher: Orchard Books
Description: Jonah Delacroix can't stand the real world - so he lives most of his life inside a global computer-based virtual world called the Metasphere, where everyone is represented by an avatar. When he discovers the avatar of his dead father, and assumes his online identity, a series of events are unleashed that compel Jonah to race across the real world with a secret society to protect the freedom of all mankind...
Author(s): Jeff Norton
Book Pages: 368 - Publish Date: 2012-11-01 - Publisher: Orchard Books
Description: The Changsphere offers a safe haven for the Uploaded, and with more processing power than the Southern Corner could ever offer, the Uploaded begin to grow, develop, and yearn to be alive again. With the Changsphere offering competition to the Metasphere, more and more avatars take up residency in it. But the Uploaded begin to prey on live avatars, infecting them, and their users, with their person...