Encyclopedia of Black Studies

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Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama
SAGE, 2005 - 531 sider
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The Encyclopedia of Black Studies is the leading reference source for dynamic and innovative research on the Black experience. The concept for the encyclopedia was developed from the successful Journal of Black Studies (SAGE) and contains a full analysis of the economic, political, sociological, historical, literary, and philosophical issues related to Americans of African descent. This single-volume reference is the vanguard of the recent explosive growth in quality scholarship in the field. More than a chronicle of black culture or black people, this encyclopedia deals with the emergence and maturity of an intellectual field over the past four decades. Beginning with the protests at San Francisco State College in 1967 that led to the first degree-granting department of Black Studies, the field's rapid growth over time necessitates an authoritative account of the discipline.

 

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Although remarkably different in many ways, these reference works actually overlap. The highly selective Encyclopedia of Black Studies (EBS ), edited by Asante, founding editor of Journal of Black ... Les hele vurderingen

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Entries AZ 182
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Chronology of the Most Notable Books
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Major Journals in Black Studies
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Molefi Asante is a distinguished scholar and is best known for creating the discipline of Black Studies over 25 years ago. He is the Editor for the Journal of Black Studies (Sage) and the Encyclopedia of Black Studies (Sage Reference, 12/04 933 units, $82k LTD). His recent research has centered on the history and present developments of African religions.

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