1 Julie Winch/Jacqueline M. Moore/Nina Mjagkij
Between Slavery and Freedom
商品説明：In Between Slavery and Freedom, Julie Winch explores the complex world of those people of African birth or descent who occupied the “borderlands” between slavery and freedom in the 350 years from the founding of the first European colonies in what is today the United States to the start of the Civil War. However they had navigated their way out of bondage – through flight, through military service...
2 Marvin Dunn
Black Miami in the Twentieth Century
商品説明：The first book devoted to the history of African Americans in south Florida and their pivotal role in the growth and development of Miami, Black Miami in the Twentieth Century traces their triumphs, drudgery, horrors, and courage during the first 100 years of the city's history. Firsthand accounts and over 130 photographs, many of them never published before, bring to life the proud heritage of M...
3 Melissa Victoria Harris-Lacewell
Barbershops, Bibles, and BET
商品説明：What is the best way to understand black political ideology? Just listen to the everyday talk that emerges in public spaces, suggests Melissa Harris-Lacewell. And listen this author has--to black college students talking about the Million Man March and welfare, to Southern, black Baptists discussing homosexuality in the church, to black men in a barbershop early on a Saturday morning, to the voice...
商品説明：A memoir from the cofounder of the nation’s largest black-owned chain of bookstores. “A candid testimony of struggle and achievement.” ーKirkus Reviews Never Stop is the wrenching memoir of Simba Sana, the cofounder and former leader of Karibu Books, a major indie-bookselling phenomenon and perhaps the most successful black-owned company in the history of the book industry. In this memoir, Sana rev...
5 Matthew J. Cressler
Authentically Black and Truly Catholic
商品説明：Explores the contentious debates among Black Catholics about the proper relationship between religious practice and racial identity Chicago has been known as the Black Metropolis. But before the Great Migration, Chicago could have been called the Catholic Metropolis, with its skyline defined by parish spires as well as by industrial smoke stacks and skyscrapers. This book uncovers the intersection...
6 Ron Christie
商品説明：In the tradition of Randall Kennedy's Nigger and Shelby Steele's The Content of Our Character, Acting White demonstrates how the charge that any African-American who is successful, well mannered, or well educated is "acting white," is a slur that continues to haunt blacks. Ron Christie traces the complex history of the phrase, from Uncle Tom's Cabin to the tensions between Martin Luther King, Jr.,...
7 Linda B. Benbow
Sorting Letters, Sorting Lives
商品説明：Linda Benbow examines the organizational culture and various levels of diversity found in an urban United States Postal Service mail processing facility. She shows how employee perceptions of social differences and their interactions with coworkers contributes to their identity and work life within the organization. Painting detailed portraits of race, social class, and gender in a mail processing...
8 Rochelle Brock/Cynthia B. Dillard/Serie McDougal III
Black Men’s Studies
商品説明：Black Men's Studies offers an approach to understanding the lives and the self determination of men of African descent in the U.S. context. It not only frames their experiences, it also explores the multidimensional approaches to advancing the lives of Black men. Particular attention is given to placing Black men in their own unique historical, cultural, and socio-political contexts. 。
9 Michael Yudell
商品説明：Race, while drawn from the visual cues of human diversity, is an idea with a measurable past, an identifiable present, and an uncertain future. The concept of race has been at the center of both triumphs and tragedies in American history and has had a profound effect on the human experience. Race Unmasked revisits the origins of commonly held beliefs about the scientific nature of racial differenc...
10 Crystal S. Anderson
Beyond The Chinese Connection
商品説明： In Beyond The Chinese Connection, Crystal S. Anderson explores the cultural and political exchanges between African Americans, Asian Americans, and Asians over the last four decades. To do so, Anderson examines such cultural productions as novels (Frank Chin's Gunga Din Highway , Ishmael Reed's Japanese By Spring , and Paul Beatty's The White Boy Shuffle ); films (Rush Hour 2 [2...
11 Christina Klemke
Shostaks 'Nisa erzählt. Eine Nomadenfrau in Afrika'
商品説明：Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2009 im Fachbereich Kulturwissenschaften - Nordafrika, Note: 1,3, Universität Bremen, Veranstaltung: Lektürekurs: Ethnologische Monographien von Malinowski bis heute, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: [...] Malinowskis begründete Feldforschung und die Methode der 'teilnehmenden Beobachtung' wurde als Paradigma der ethnographischen Forschung bezeichnet. Viele der bis heute entw...
12 Woody Carter
Theology for a Violent Age
商品説明：Any politician or pundit will agree: we live in a violent and dangerous age. Our pent-up anger and rage fills our households and spills over into our neighborhoods and streets, leaving African American families who live in poverty and with limited capability to ward off shame and self-contempt as its unfortunate victims. ADVANCED PRAISE FOR THEOLOGY FOR A VIOLENT AGE There are many ideas in this l...
13 Tyrone Anderson
商品説明：A Single Source For History On Black History Subjects Including Affirmative Action, Booker T. Washington, Harriet Tubman, George Washington Carver, Martin Luther King, Jr., The Fifteenth and Thirteenth Amendment, The Underground Railroad and Brown versus the Board of Education and More! 。
商品説明：An international comparative study of a mode of emancipation that worked to reinforce the institution of slavery Manumissionーthe act of freeing a slave while the institution of slavery continuesーhas received relatively little scholarly attention as compared to other aspects of slavery and emancipation. To address this gap, editors Rosemary Brana-Shute and Randy J. Sparks present a volume of essays...
15 Randall Kenan
The Fire This Time
商品説明：“Kenan continues Baldwin’s legendary tradition of ‘telling it on the mountain’ by giving a voice to the unvarnished truth.”ーThe San Francisco Chronicle James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time was one of the essential books of the sixties, and one of the most galvanizing statements of the American civil rights movement. In The Fire This Time, inspired by Baldwin, Kenan combines elements of memoir and co...
16 Moses Roper
A Narrative of the Adventures and Escape of Moses Roper, from American Slavery
商品説明：The Narrative of the Adventures and Escape of Moses Roper can be read as an extended autobiographical meditation on the meaning of race in antebellum America. First published in England, the text documents the life of Moses Roper, beginning with his birth in North Carolina and chronicling his travels through South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Roper was able to obtain employment on a schooner na...
商品説明：At the close of the nineteenth century, the Democratic Party in North Carolina engineered a white supremacy revolution. Frustrated by decades of African American self-assertion and threatened by an interracial coalition advocating democratic reforms, white conservatives used violence, demagoguery, and fraud to seize political power and disenfranchise black citizens. The most notorious episode of t...
18 Yolanda Key
Life After Physical Slavery
商品説明：Imagine being born to be used and not know it, imagine being beaten and no one there to stop it, or save you from torture or unwanted or desired pain. There are so many people that has suffered and is still suffering today. Life After physical Slavery is a book about slavery from history and the enslavement we feel today. No one is exempt from the mental slavery aspect. Every origin in the world h...
19 Auli Ek
Race and Masculinity in Contemporary American Prison Novels
商品説明：This book offers an interdisciplinary analysis of how contemporary American prison narratives reflect and produce ideologies of masculinity in the United States, and in so doing, compellingly engages popular culture in order to demonstrate the profound ways in which implicit understandings of prison life shape all Americans, and their reactions to people both incarcerated and not. 。
20 Dr. Deborah Baker Wyrick
Fanon For Beginners
商品説明：Philosopher, psychoanalyst, politician, propagandist, prophet...although difficult to categorize, Frantz Fanon (1925–1961) is one of the most important thinkers of the 20th century and one of our most powerful writers on race and revolution. The book opens with a biography, following Fanon from his birthplace of Martinique through combat in World War II and education in France, to his heroic invol...