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Disfigured images : the historical assault on Afro-American women

Author: Patricia Morton
Publisher: New York : Praeger, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the scholarly "literature of fact", this study explores the telling - and frequent mis-telling - of the story of black women during a century of American historiography, from the late  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Morton
ISBN: 0275938859 9780275938857
OCLC Number: 22623222
Description: xviii, 173 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Myths of black womanhood --
Century ago --
Age of Jim Crow --
All-mother vision of W.E.B. Du Bois --
Slave women of the sociological imagination --
Prefabricated women of the Mid-Twentieth Century --
Invisible, shrinking woman --
Black studies/women's studies --
Rediscovering the black family --
Toward discovering slave women.
Responsibility: Patricia Morton.

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?It is a provocative and compelling book. In just over 150 pages, Patricia Morton surveys a vast body of historical and sociological writing to explore how black women have been treated by this Read more...

 
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