Cosby

Cosby Author Mark Whitaker
ISBN-10 9781451697971
Year 2014-09-16
Pages 544
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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In a book based on extensive research and in-depth interviews with Bill Cosby and more than 60 of his closest friends and associates, the author offers a frank account of the comedian's life and legacy. 75,000 first printing.

Cosby

Cosby Author Ronald L. Smith
ISBN-10 0896217116
Year 1986-01-01
Pages 321
Language en
Publisher Thorndike Pr
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A look at the personal hardships and triumphs of the man behind the superstar, from his poor childhood in Philadelphia, to his comedy albums and nightclub acts, to his current television series

Time Flies

Time Flies Author Bill Cosby
ISBN-10 9780553277241
Year 1988
Pages 176
Language en
Publisher Bantam
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America's #1 media personality and bestselling author delivers a light-hearted, highly personal yet universally appealing look at the different ages and stages through which we live and learn. A book for every age.

Bill Cosby Is Right

Bill Cosby Is Right Author Merisa Parson Davis
ISBN-10 9781615799923
Year 2010-04
Pages 356
Language en
Publisher Xulon Press
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Merisa Davis & Family Merisa Parson Davis is Dr. Bill Cosby's cousin. She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, where she earned her Master's degree in Theological Studies. She attends First Redeemer Church in Cumming, Georgia, pastored by Dr. Richard Lee. There, she serves as a Bible teacher, youth worker, and women's conference speaker. She earned her undergraduate degree at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. (Founded by the late Dr. Jerry Falwell) There, she studied television, journalism, and Christian counseling. She is a former news reporter for WVIR-TV NBi29, in her hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia. Merisa has worked in youth ministry since 1998. Currently, she is helping create Liberty University's new Black Worship Studies Program, scheduled to begin classes in fall of 2010. She has been married for 15 years to Marc Davis, who is the owner of the Davis State Farm Insurance Agency, in Stone Mountain, Georgia. She is the proud mother of Charissa Joy and Marc Isaac. She plans to pursue her Ph.D in the near future. "For several years now I have had the joy to see, firsthand, how God is using Merisa Davis to bring a message of inspiration to others. Her book, "Bill Cosby Is Right" is a prescription for those who are seeking to move to a higher place in their work, their lives, and their faith." Dr. Richard Lee, General Editor, "The American Patriot's Bible," Founding Pastor, First Redeemer Church "I have had the opportunity of reading a portion of Merisa's book, "Bill Cosby Is Right." To say the least, it is the best that I have ever seen on the subject. My advice-secure a copy and be both informed and inspired!" Dr. Harold L. Willmington, author, "Willmington's Guide to the Bible," Dean, Willmington School of the Bible, Liberty University

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Author Marianne Ruuth
ISBN-10 0870675966
Year 1993-02-01
Pages 185
Language en
Publisher Holloway House Publishing
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Recounts the life of America's most successful and popular black entertainer.

Fatherhood

Fatherhood Author Bill Cosby
ISBN-10 0425097722
Year 1987
Pages 178
Language en
Publisher Berkley Publishing Group
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In this collection of ruminations, anecdotes, and vignettes, the actor/ comedian covers the paternal gamut from the first child's birth to the challenges of raising teenagers and the ambivalence of watching kids leave home. Reissue.

Enlightened Racism

Enlightened Racism Author Sut Jhally
ISBN-10 0813314186
Year 1992
Pages 152
Language en
Publisher Westview Pr
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Analyzes the Cosby Show's audience, examining how television influences the way Americans think about race

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Author Michael Schuman
ISBN-10 0894905481
Year 1995
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Enslow Pub Incorporated
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Describes the life of Bill Cosby from his childhood in Philadelphia through his successful career as a comedian.

The Cosby show

The Cosby show Author James R. Rothaus
ISBN-10 0886820782
Year 1986-10
Pages 31
Language en
Publisher Creative Co
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A brief biography of the ghetto kid who was a high school dropout and now has a PhD in Education and is among America's leading entertainers; and a description of the Cosby Show, the successful comedy series which is Bill Cosby's latest television venture

The Guide to United States Popular Culture

The Guide to United States Popular Culture Author Ray Broadus Browne
ISBN-10 0879728213
Year 2001
Pages 1010
Language en
Publisher Popular Press
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"To understand the history and spirit of America, one must know its wars, its laws, and its presidents. To really understand it, however, one must also know its cheeseburgers, its love songs, and its lawn ornaments. The long-awaited Guide to the United States Popular Culture provides a single-volume guide to the landscape of everyday life in the United States. Scholars, students, and researchers will find in it a valuable tool with which to fill in the gaps left by traditional history. All American readers will find in it, one entry at a time, the story of their lives."--Robert Thompson, President, Popular Culture Association. "At long last popular culture may indeed be given its due within the humanities with the publication of The Guide to United States Popular Culture. With its nearly 1600 entries, it promises to be the most comprehensive single-volume source of information about popular culture. The range of subjects and diversity of opinions represented will make this an almost indispensable resource for humanities and popular culture scholars and enthusiasts alike."--Timothy E. Scheurer, President, American Culture Association "The popular culture of the United States is as free-wheeling and complex as the society it animates. To understand it, one needs assistance. Now that explanatory road map is provided in this Guide which charts the movements and people involved and provides a light at the end of the rainbow of dreams and expectations."--Marshall W. Fishwick, Past President, Popular Culture Association Features of The Guide to United States Popular Culture: 1,010 pages 1,600 entries 500 contributors Alphabetic entries Entries range from general topics (golf, film) to specific individuals, items, and events Articles are supplemented by bibliographies and cross references Comprehensive index

Cosby

Cosby Author Mark Whitaker
ISBN-10 9781451697971
Year 2014-09-16
Pages 544
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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In a book based on extensive research and in-depth interviews with Bill Cosby and more than 60 of his closest friends and associates, the author offers a frank account of the comedian's life and legacy. 75,000 first printing.

Bill Cosby Is Right

Bill Cosby Is Right Author John A. Maxwell
ISBN-10 9780595493487
Year 2008
Pages 84
Language en
Publisher Bill Cosby Is Right
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A shocking reality all parents should read Jocelyn challenges parents to question themselves as to who is ultimately accountable for the interest of their children. Dr. Daniel Moses, Founder of Book Source 4Kids, Inc. I'm talking about these people who cry when their son is standing there in an orange suit. Where were you when he was two? Where were you when he was twelve? Where were you when he was eighteen, and how come you don't know he had a pistol? And where is his father, and why don't you know where he is? Bill Cosby Blacks are disproportionately represented as both homicide victims and off enders. Source: FBI, Supplementary Homicide Reports, 1976-2005. 94% of black victims were killed by blacks Jocelyn has cut open a wound and may have provided the medicine. Dr. Keith Johnson, Pastor, Christian Counselor

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Author Robert Rosenberg
ISBN-10 0395636159
Year 1992-04-01
Pages 94
Language en
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
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A biography of Cosby that explains how his personal form of humor helped move blacks into the mainstream of U.S. entertainment.