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Angela Davis

Angela Davis

Angela Davis

an autobiography.

by Angela Davis

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Davis, Angela, -- 1944-

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13916961M

      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/5(7). Noted prison abolitionist Angela Davis delves deeper into these contradictions in her book _Are Prisons Obsolete_? The book explores the history of incarceration, its development in the modern world and suggests alternatives. I summarize some of its main points below.

    Angela Davis is the author of ten books and has lectured throughout the United States as well as in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and South America. In recent years a persistent theme of her work has been the range of social problems associated with incarceration and the generalized criminalization of those communities that are most affected. Angela Davis, in full Angela Yvonne Davis, (born Jan. 26, , Birmingham, Ala., U.S.), militant American black activist who gained an international reputation during her imprisonment and trial on conspiracy charges in – The daughter of Alabama schoolteachers, Davis studied at home and abroad (–67) before becoming a doctoral candidate at the University of California, San Diego.

    About Angela Y. 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. Angela Davis eBooks. Buy Angela Davis eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device.


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