An Afro-American Revolutionary Christianity. Cornel West Sources for this Christianity Prophetic Christianity American Pragmatism. Prophetic Christian Thought. Norm of individuality
Shares a moral impulse
Tends to ignore political liberties and diverse cultural activities of individuals
Is a dialectic of human practice and human history rather than of human nature and human history. (299)
Promotes selfishness and denigrates the idea of community.
Views individuals as maximizers of pleasure and appropriators of unlimited resources (rather than enjoyers and agents of human capacities)Comparison to Marxism and Individualism