Cultural Hegemony and African American Development

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generational discontinuities between the 1920s and the 1960s.

Cruse's interpretive frame, his work outlining a theory of the cities, and his focus on the important role of the organization, production, and control of culture in an advanced capitalist society are useful for future theoretical and empirical work in African American studies. In sum, Cruse's work is instructive by its methodological example and by its theoretical substance. It extends a Black intellectual tradition, and it affirms the metaproblem of cultural hegemony as a significant socio-cultural dialectic driving intellectual inquiry in African American studies. Harold Cruse has given scholars a vision through which to coherently and logically recognize the key parameters and essential elements of Black, African American, or Africana studies.


NOTES
1
See Harold Cruse, Crisis of the Negro intellectual ( New York: William Morrow, 1967).
2
Ibid.
3
Ibid.; cf. E. Franklin Frazier, Black Bourgeoisie: The Rise of a New Middle Class ( New York: Free Press, 1957), and "Failure of the Negro Intellectual", in G. Franklin Edwards, ed., E. Franklin Frazier on Race Relations ( Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968), pp. 267-79.
4
Ibid.
5
See Harold Cruse, "The Integrationist Ethic as a Basis of Scholarly Endeavors", in Armstead L. Robinson, Craig C. Foster, and Donald H. Ogilvie , eds., Black Studies in the University: A Symposium ( New Haven, C onn.: Yale University Press, 1969), pp. 4-12.
7
Ibid.
8
Cf. E. Franklin Frazier, Race and Culture Contacts in the Modern World ( Boston: Beacon Press, 1957), p. 35.
10
Cruse, "The Integrationist Ethic", p. 7.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Introduction ix
  • 1 - Foundations of Knowledge in African American Studies 1
  • Notes 33
  • 2 - The Frazerian Paradigm 41
  • Notes 67
  • 3 - The Dialectics of Harold Cruse 71
  • Notes 90
  • 4 - The Problem of Legitimacy 93
  • Notes 108
  • 5 Culture, Economics, and the Mass Media 111
  • Notes 134
  • 6 - Religious Fragmentation and Social Cohesion 139
  • Notes 164
  • 7 - Toward a Theory of African American Health 171
  • Notes 191
  • 8 - Revitalization Tendencies 195
  • 9 - A Concluding Comment 251
  • Bibliography 255
  • Index 265
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