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In the company of Black men : the African influence on African American culture in New York City

Author: Craig Steven Wilder
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Voluntary associations have been a fixture of African-American communities. This book examines New York City over three centuries to show that enslaved Africans provided the institutional foundation  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Steven Wilder
ISBN: 0814793681 9780814793688 081479369X 9780814793695
OCLC Number: 47013081
Description: xi, 333 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: African voluntary associations and the rise of Black spiritual culture --
A taunt from the oppressed: the west African institutional legacy in New York City, 1644-1783 --
Raising Mother Zion: the fusion of African and British institutions in New York, 1784-1822 --
The liberating power of the cross: the NYAS and the African encounter with the Protestant ethic, 1774-1796 --
"The aristocracy of character": African societies and the moral consequence of nationalism, 1784-1845 --
Part II: African voluntary associations and the making of the public sphere --
"The inmates of my sanctum sanctorum": African voluntary associations and the public sphere, 1808-1845 --
In the company of Black men: manhood and obligation in the African confraternity, 1808-1857 --
"A single voice": African societies, the press, and the public sphere, 1827-1861 --
When Black men spoke of freedom: voluntary associations and nationalist culture, 1809-1865 --
Part III: The transformation of African American voluntarism --
"The gaudy carnival": the African declension in the NYASMR, 1863-1945 --
"Shall it be a woman?": the transformation of Black men's voluntarism, 1865-1960.
Responsibility: Craig Steven Wilder.
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