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  • A Different Vision - Vol 1by Thomas D Boston

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 240.00

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Black Culture Industryby Ellis Cashmore

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 67.95

    Cashmore's controversial study argues that black culture has been converted into a commodity, usually in the interests of white owned corporations. Using detailed studies of the marketing of Motown, Michael Jackson and the Artist Formerly Known as Prince, Cashmore suggests that inflating the significance of this commodified 'black culture' may actually... more...

  • Souls Looking Backby Andrew Garrod; Janie Victoria Ward; Tracy L. Robinson; Robert Kilkenny

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 49.95

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • From Mammy to Miss America and Beyondby K. Sue Jewell

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 69.95

    How do the mass media contribute to the social and economic advantages of the privileged and the subjection of African American women? Does America really care about providing equal opportunities for African American women? Passionately written and supported with detailed evidence this book shows the deeply rooted abiding cancer of oppresion in American... more...

  • What White Looks Likeby George Yancy

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 46.95

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Black Families at the Crossroadsby Leanor Boulin Johnson; Robert Staples

    Wiley 2004; US$ 50.00

    This updated edition of the classic book Black Families at the Crossroads , offers a comprehensive examination of the diverse and complex issues surrounding Black families. Leanor Boulin Johnson and Robert Staples combine more than sixty years of writing and research on Black families to offer insights into the pre-slavery development of the Black... more...

  • Atonement and Forgivenessby Roy L. Brooks

    University of California Press 2004; US$ 12.95

    Roy L. Brooks reframes one of the most important, controversial, and misunderstood issues of our time in this far-reaching reassessment of the growing debate on black reparation. Atonement and Forgiveness shifts the focus of the issue from the backward-looking question of compensation for victims to a more forward-looking opportunity for racial reconciliation. more...

  • Cultural Traumaby Ron Eyerman

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 34.00

    Ron Eyerman explores the formation of African American identity through the cultural trauma of slavery. more...

  • Black Liberationby George M. Fredrickson

    Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 34.99

    When George M. Fredrickson published White Supremacy: A Comparative Study in American and South African History, he met universal acclaim. David Brion Davis, writing in The New York Times Book Review, called it "one of the most brilliant and successful studies in comparative history ever written." The book was honored with the Ralph Waldo Emerson Prize,... more...

  • How Long? How Long?by Belinda Robnett

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 34.99

    A compelling and readable narrative history, How Long?, How Long? presents both a rethinking of social movement theory and a controversial thesis: that chroniclers have egregiously neglected the most important leaders of the civil-rights movement, African-American women, in favor of higher-profile African-American men and white women. more...