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Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience / editors, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates.

Appiah, Anthony (Added Author). Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. (Added Author).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0465000711
  • ISBN: 9780465000715
  • ISBN: 0965032744
  • ISBN: 9780965032742
  • Physical Description: xxxvii, 2095 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Civitas Books, ©1999.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 2065-2095).
Introduction: An Encyclopedia of the African Diaspora -- Acknowledgments -- Contributors -- Charts, Maps, and Tables -- Articles -- Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience -- Ancient African Civilizations/Kevin MacDonald -- Civil Rights Movement/Patricia Sullivan -- Decolonization in Africa: An Interpretation/Frederick Cooper -- Garrido, Juan: A Black Conquistador in Mexico/Paul Gerhard -- Harlem Renaissance/David Levering Lewis -- Islam and Tradition/Lamin Sanneh -- Latin America, Blacks and Indians in: An Interpretation/Peter Wade -- Pan-Africanism and Afro-Latin America/Darien J. Davis -- Photography, African American/Deborah Willis -- Transatlantic Slave Trade/ Stephen Behrendt -- W E.B. Du Bois: An Interpretation/Cornel West -- Women and the Black Baptist Church/Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham -- Select Bibliography.
Summary, etc.:
A guide to the history and current state of Africa and African American heritage includes entries on topics ranging from affirmative action to zydeco.
Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award, 2000.
Subject: Africa > Civilization > Encyclopedias.
Blacks > Encyclopedias.
African diaspora > Encyclopedias.
African Americans > Encyclopedias.
Noirs > Encyclopédies.
Africains à l'étranger > Encyclopédies.
Noirs américains > Encyclopédies.
Afrique > Civilisation > Encyclopédies.
Africains > Encyclopédies.
Noirs américains > Encyclopédies.
Noirs > Encyclopédies.
Afrique > Civilisation > Encyclopédies.

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