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256 Pages | 14 b/w halftones

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197579589

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Co-workers in the Kingdom of Culture

Classics and Cosmopolitanism in the Thought of W. E. B. Du Bois

David Withun

  • The first book-length discussion of classical influences in the thought of Du Bois
  • Reexamines Du Bois's ideas about cosmopolitanism and its role in fighting racism
  • Argues against the idea that Classics as a discipline is intimately bound up with theories of white supremacy and Eurocentrism