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The Other African Americans

Contemporary African and Caribbean Families in the United States

by Yoku Shaw-Taylor

  • 102 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Family & relationships,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • People of Color,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Africans,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States,
  • West Indian Americans

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7925648M
    ISBN 100742540871
    ISBN 109780742540873

    The Talking Book casts the Bible as the central character in a vivid portrait of black America, tracing the origins of African-American culture from slavery’s secluded forest prayer meetings to the bright lights and bold style of today’s hip-hop artists. The Bible has profoundly influenced African Americans throughout history. From a variety of perspectives this wide-ranging book is . This book is in encyclopedic format, A to Z, and covers the contributions of African Americans in science, mathematics and invention. Brief profiles of African American astronauts, physicists, chemists, biologists, agricultural specialists and others, both living and deceased, are accompanied by recommendations for further readings.

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Their remarkable efforts and achievements, and life stories are often are quite worthy of high recognition. Below is a list of some of the most famous African-Americans of all time. Africans in school often get bullied by African Americans, this is not something that new or shocking but it is a conversation that needs to be had.

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