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Long memory : the Black experience in America

Author: Mary Frances Berry; John W Blassingame
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This powerful, provocative survey is organized around the key issues of Afro-American history: Africa and slavery, family, religion, sex and racism, politics, economics, education, criminal justice,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Frances Berry; John W Blassingame
ISBN: 0195029097 9780195029093 0195029100 9780195029109
OCLC Number: 6863123
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxi, 486 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Africa, slavery, and the shaping of Black culture --
An unsecure people: free Negroes in America --
Family and church: enduring institutions --
Sex and racism --
Blacks and the politics of redemption --
The economics of hope and despair --
American Archipelago: Blacks and criminal justice --
The battle for education --
Military service and the paradox of loyalty --
White proscriptions and Black protests --
Black nationalism.
Responsibility: Mary Frances Berry, John W. Blassingame.
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Concise enough to be grasped by students on all levels of academia...Shows profound scholarship and its facility of style renders it a tour de force. Ralph J. Lowry, Lincoln University Few have Read more...

 
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