Cornel West

Cornel West

Cornel Roland West (nacido el 2 de junio de 1953) es un filósofo africanoestadounidense, autor, crítico, actor, activista de los derechos humanos y miembro prominente de Socialistas Democráticos de América. West es profesor en la Universidad de Princeton donde enseña en el Centro de Estudios Afroestadounidenses y en el Departamento de Religión. Su obra se centra en el estudio del papel de la raza, género y clase en la sociedad estadounidense y las diferentes formas en que la gente actúa y reacciona ante los factores que los condicionan. La obra de West recibe influencias de diversas tradiciones como la Iglesia Baptista Afroestadounidense, el pragmatismo y el trascendentalismo.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1953-06-02
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cornel Ronald West (born June 2, 1953) is an American philosopher, author, critic, actor, civil rights activist and prominent member of the Democratic Socialists of America. West is the Class of 1943 University Professor at Princeton University, where he teaches in the Center for African American Studies and in the Department of Religion. West is known for his combination of political and moral insight and criticism and his contribution to the post-1960s civil rights movement. The bulk of his work focuses on the role of race, gender, and class in American society and the means by which people act and react to their "radical conditionedness". West draws intellectual contributions from such diverse traditions as the African American Baptist Church, pragmatism and transcendentalism. Description above from the Wikipedia article Cornel West, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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