The Black Family and Society

The Black Family and Society

by Jr. Conyers

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412856041
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/30/2015
Series: Africana Studies Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

James L. Conyers, Jr. is university professor, director of the African American studies program, and director of the Center for the Study of African American Culture at the University of Houston. He also serves as editor for Transaction’s Africana Studies series.

Table of Contents


1. Introduction
James L. Conyers, Jr.

2. A Biscuit for a Letter: Black Children and Education in the Antebellum South
Vincent Willis

3. Examining Memorable Messages in the African American Family: Coping with Prejudice
Jason Thompson and Rockell Brown-Burton

4. Black Intellectuals on Trial: Debating Race, Community, and Responsibility
Marcia Walker-McWilliams

5. African Perspectives on Race in the African Diaspora: As Understood by Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah
Rita Kiki Edozie

6. Feminization of Poverty and the Black Family: Ideological and Methodological Contestations
Theresa Rajack-Talley and Latrica Best

7. "It's Gonna Be Some Drama!": A Content Analysis of HBCUs on BET's College Hill
Siobhan Smith

8. African-centered Research Frameworks: Expanding the Boundaries of Cultural Competence in Evaluation
Sarita Davis

9. "Work to Be Done": Democratic Pursuits and Black Women Activists, 1940s–1965
Courtney Thompson

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