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eText: 
ISBN-10 0205809901ISBN-13 9780205809905
Print: 
ISBN-10 0205806279ISBN-13 9780205806270
Author(s): Darlene Clark Hine; William C. Hine; Stanley Harrold
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 720
Description

A compelling story of agency, survival, struggle and triumph over adversity.

For one or two-semester undergraduate courses in African-American history and African-American studies.

This text illuminates the central place of African-Americans in U.S. history by telling the story of what it has meant to be black in America and how African-American history is inseparably woven into the greater context of American history. African Americans draws on recent research to present black history within broad social, cultural and political frameworks. From Africa to the 21st century, this book follows the long turbulent journey of African-Americans, the rich culture they have nurtured throughout their history and the quest for freedom through which African-Americans have sought to counter oppression and racism. This text also recognizes the diversity within the African-American sphere, providing coverage of class and gender and balancing the lives of ordinary men and women with accounts of black leaders.

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