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7 edition of Mapping African America found in the catalog.

Mapping African America

History, Narrative Formation, and the Production (Forecaast (Forum For European Contributions To African American Studies))

by Carl Pedersen, Maria Diedrich

  • 98 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Lit Verlag .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Multicultural Nonfiction,
  • Africa,
  • USA,
  • Social Science / African-American Studies,
  • African-American Studies,
  • Afro-American Literature,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaria Diedrich (Editor), Carl Pederson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12976954M
    ISBN 103825833283
    ISBN 109783825833282

    Book Description. When one thinks of African diasporas, it is likely that their mind will automatically drift to locations such as Europe and America. But how much is known about the African diaspora in East Asia and, in particular, within China, where race is such a politically sensitive topic? Mapping the New African Diaspora in China. African American Women: America's Most Forgotten Asset Within this book, the author aimed to restore, rehabilitate, and mend African American Women and the community. The entire world has acknowledged issues African Americans face as a culture, however, no one has advanced towards assimilating relationships within the culture.

    An overview of the continent's main natural resources. Africa is a key territory on the global map. Rich in oil and natural resources, the continent holds a strategic position. How the Green Book Helped African-American Tourists Navigate a Segregated Nation Listing hotels, restaurants and other businesses open to African-Americans, the guide was invaluable for Jim-Crow Author: Jacinda Townsend.

      This book will appeal to scholars and students in the fields of China/Africa relations, race and ethnic studies, globalization and transnational migration, and urban China studies, as well as those from other social science disciplines such as political science, international relations, urban geography, Asian Studies, African studies, sociology Cited by: 5.   W. E. B. Du Bois's Data Portraits: Visualizing Black America The colorful charts, graphs, and maps presented at the Paris Exposition by famed sociologist and black rights activist W. E. Author: Jackie Mansky.


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