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The Resource Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience, editors, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates, Jr

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

Label
Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience
Title
Africana
Title remainder
the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience
Statement of responsibility
editors, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to the history and current state of Africa and African American heritage includes entries on topics ranging from affirmative action to zydeco
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909/.0496/003
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT14
LC item number
.A37435 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Appiah, Anthony
  • Gates, Henry Louis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • African diaspora
  • African Americans
  • Africa
  • Noirs
  • Africains à l'étranger
  • Noirs américains
  • Negers
  • Africains
  • Noirs américains
  • Noirs
  • Kultur
Label
Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience, editors, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A member of the Perseus Books Group."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [2065]-2095)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
41649745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 2095 pages
Isbn
9780465000715
Lccn
99037834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)41649745
Label
Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience, editors, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Publication
Note
"A member of the Perseus Books Group."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [2065]-2095)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
41649745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 2095 pages
Isbn
9780465000715
Lccn
99037834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)41649745

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