American Studies in Africa

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ISBN 100894104942
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The African American Studies Reader, 2nd Edition This is an expanded and revised edition ofThe African American Studies Readerthat was the first of its kind when it originally appeared in It is the most comprehen-sive and authoritative anthology of African American Studies.

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The African American Studies department at The College of New Jersey is devoted to promoting scholarship and dialogue on issues related to Africa and its Diaspora. African American Studies explores the full spectrum of promise and tragedy throughout Africa and its Diaspora.

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Examines critical issues and perspectives in the discipline from its inception to the present day. Possible topics include black nationalism, neo-colonialism, Kawaida theory, black women's studies, Afrocentrism, Egyptology, black queer studies.4 John K.

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