Journals Higher Education



11 July 2012

208 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195383980

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Tragic Soul-Life

W.E.B. Du Bois and the Moral Crisis Facing American Democracy

Terrence L. Johnson

Imagining the Americas

  • First academic study to recover and develop Du Bois's category of tragic soul-life into a coherent framework to examine democracy
  • Provides an interdisciplinary approach that will engage scholars in the fields of religion, politics, literature, and philosophy (ethics and moral philosophy)