Rock My Soul

Rock My Soul Black People and Self-Esteem

1st Washington Square Press trade pbk Edition

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Synopsis

In Rock My Soul, world-renowned scholar and visionary bell hooks takes an in-depth look at one of the most critical issues facing African Americans: a collective wounded self-esteem that has prevailed from slavery to the present day.
Why do so many African Americans -- whether privileged or poor, urban or suburban, young or old -- live in a state of chronic anxiety, fear, and shame?
In Rock My Soul, hooks gets to the heart and soul of the African-American identity crisis, offering critical insight and hard-won wisdom about what it takes to heal the scars of the past, promote and maintain self-esteem, and lay down the roots for a grounded community with a prosperous future.

Book information

ISBN: 9780743456067
Publisher: Washington Square Press
Imprint: Washington Square Press
Pub date:
Edition: 1st Washington Square Press trade pbk Edition
DEWEY: 155.8496073
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 226
Weight: 220g
Height: 211mm
Width: 134mm
Spine width: 18mm