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Upon these shores : themes in the African American experience, 1600 to the present

Author: William R Scott; William G Shade
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Providing an overview of African American history, this text discusses a range of topics such as the Middle Passage to the Civil Rights Movement; from abolition to the Great Migration; from issues in religion, class and family to literature.
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Genre/Form: History
Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William R Scott; William G Shade
ISBN: 0415924065 9780415924061 0415924073 9780415924078
OCLC Number: 41565151
Description: xvii, 450 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: the long rugged road / William R. Scott and William G. Shade --
Africa, the slave trade, and the diaspora / Joseph c. Miller --
Creating a biracial society, 1619-1720 / Jean R. Soderlund --
Africans in eighteenth-century North America / Peter H. Wood --
In search of freedom: slave life in the antebellum south / Norrece T. Jones --
"Though we are not slave, we are not free:" quasi-free blacks in antebellum America / William G. Shade --
Full of faith, full of hope: the African-American experience from emancipation to segragation / Armstead L. Robinson. Blacks in the economy from Reconstruction to World War I / Gerald D. Jaynes --
In search of the promised land: black migration and urbanizaiton, 1900-1940 / Carole C. Marks --
From Booker T. to Malcolm X: black political thought, 1895-1965 / Wilson J. Moses --
Rights, power, and equality: the modern civil rights movement / Edward P. Morgan --
Sounds of blackness: African-American music / Waldo F. Martin --
Black voices: themes in African-American literature / Gerald Early --
Black religious traditions: sacred and secular themes / Gayraud S. Wilmore. African-American family life in societal context: crisis and hope / Walter R. Allen --
From black bourgeoisie to African-American middle class, 1957 to present / Robert Gregg --
New underclass: concentrated black poverty in the postindustrial city / John F. Bauman --
Black feminism in the United States / Beverly Guy-Sheftall --
African Americans and education since the Brown decisions: a contextual view / Stephen N. Butler --
After the movement: African Americans and civil rights since 1970 / Donald G. Nieman. Quest for black equity: African-American politics since the Voting Rights Act of 1965 / Lawrence J. Hanks --
Black internationalism: African Americans and foreign policy activism / William R. Scott.
Responsibility: William R. Scott and William G. Shade.
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A comprehensive overview of African American history available in a single volume. Arranged both thematically and chronoligcally, these papers discuss a wide range of topics.  Read more...

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