Fighting Against the Injustice of the State and Globalization: Comparing the African American and Oromo Movements

Fighting Against the Injustice of the State and Globalization: Comparing the African American and Oromo Movements

by A. Jalata

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001)

$74.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, January 24

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349387052
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 12/23/2015
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

ASAFA JALATAProfessor of Sociology, Global Studies, and Interim Chair of the Africana Studies Program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA. His expertise focuses on the area of global studies, development and international inequality, social movements, nationalism, terrorism studies, indigenous studies, and race and ethnicity. His research currently concentrates on the human rights of the indigenous peoples of the world. Professor Jalata is the author of Contending Nationalisms of Oromia and Ethiopia: Struggling for Statehood, Sovereignty and Multinational Democracy (2010). He has published and edited eight books and authored sixty refereed articles in regional and international journals and book chapters.

Table of Contents

Introduction The Development of Black Nationalism The Oromo National Movement The Impact of U.S. Foreign Policy on the Oromo National Struggle Comparing the African American and Oromo Movements Beyond Nationalism: The Challenges of a Revolutionary Multicultural Democracy

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews