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Status and development since emancipation

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  • The Voice of Anna Julia Cooperby Anna J. Cooper

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 31.99

    This collection is a major contribution to the reconstruction of gender balance in African-American history ?Manning Marable, Columbia University more...

  • Tightropeby Gail Garfield

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 37.99

    Tightrope explores changes in American attitudes that made it possible to elect a black President. Gail Garfield weaves her own experiences with broader racial history to trace the remarkable shift. Her scholarship explores the complex intersection of race, class, and gender. more...

  • Whitewashing the Southby Kristen M. Lavelle

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 27.99

    Whitewashing the South is a powerful exploration of how ordinary white southerners recall living through extraordinary racial times?Jim Crow, civil rights, and post-civil rights. Drawing on interviews with the oldest living generation of white southerners, the book uncovers uncomfortable racial realities of the past and present. more...

  • Jim Crow's Legacyby Ruth Thompson-Miller; Joe R. Feagin; Leslie H. Picca

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 27.99

    Jim Crow?s Legacy shows the lasting impacts of segregation on the lives of African Americans who lived through it, as well as its impact on future generations. The book draws on interviews with elderly African American southerners whose stories poignantly show the devastation of racism not only in the past, but also in the present. more...

  • A Different Visionby 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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$ 55.00

    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...