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Women, race and class

Angela Davis (author)

Women, race and class

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Title
Women, race and class / Angela Y. Davis
Author
Angela Davis
Language
English
Publisher
[London]: Penguin Books, 2019 | Other editions
247 p.
ISBN
9780241408407 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
315.1 (SISO) Sociale groepen ; Vrouwen (ZIZO)

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About Angela Davis

Angela Yvonne Davis (born January 26, 1944) is an American political activist, philosopher, academic, scholar, and author. She is a professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. A Marxist, Davis was a longtime member of the Communist Party USA (CPUSA) and is a founding member of the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism (CCDS). She is the author of over ten books on class, feminism, race, and the US prison system.

Born to an African-American family in Birmingham, Alabama, Davis studied French at Brandeis University and philosophy at the University of Frankfurt in West Germany. Studying under the philosopher Herbert Marcuse, a prominent figure in the Frankfurt School, Davis became increasingly engaged in far-left politics. Returning to the United States, she studied at the University of California, San Diego, before moving to East Germany, where she completed a doctorate at the Humboldt University of Berlin. Aft…Read more on Wikipedia