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Afrocentricity and the Academy: Essays on Theory and Practice

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Social Science - 2003 - 320 pages
Afrocentricity is a philosophical and theoretical perspective that emphasizes the study of Africans as subjects, not as objects, and is opposed to perspectives that attempt to ...
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Black Lives: Essays in African American Biography

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Biography & Autobiography - 1998
These fifteen chapters comprise groundbreaking biographical sketches of notable but heretofore unknown (or lesser known) African Americans, among them General Daniel Chappie ...
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Afrocentric Traditions

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Social Science - 2011 - 198 pages
Ever since the first contacts between Europe and Africa, African people have operated from the fringes of Eurocentric experience in the Western mind. Much of what we have ...
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African American Consciousness: Past and Present

James L. Conyers, Jr. - History - 2011 - 190 pages
African American Consciousness focuses on ideas of culture, race, and class within the interdisciplinary matrix of Africana Studies. Even more important, it uses a methodology ...
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Law, Culture, and Africana Studies

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Social Science - 2011 - 142 pages
Ever since the first contacts between Europe and Africa, African people have been confined to the fringes of Eurocentric experience in the Western mind. Much of what we have ...
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Race, Gender, and Identity: A Social Science Comparative Analysis of ...

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Social Science - 2013 - 116 pages
This volume examines race, gender, and identity in African American culture. As with previous volumes in the series, these collected essays provide a social science and ...
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Race in American Sports: Essays

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 288 pages
These essays critically examine the issue of race in college and professional sports, beginning with the effects of stereotypes on black female college athletes, and the self ...
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Engines of the Black Power Movement: Essays on the Influence of Civil Rights ...

James L. Conyers, Jr. - Social Science - 2006 - 296 pages
The decade of the 1960s was an era of protest in America, and strides toward racial equality were among the most profound effects of the challenges to America's status quo. But ...
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A History of African-American Jazz and Blues

Joan Cartwright, M.A. - History - 2013 - 158 pages
Three essays and interviews with photographs by author and musician Joan Cartwright about the creation of blues in America by Africans captured for servitude on Euro-American ...
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Rooted in the Chants of Slaves, Blacks in the Humanities, 1985-1997: A ...

Donald F. Joyce - History - 1999 - 162 pages
Provides access to sources documenting Black achievements in the humanities.
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