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African-American and African Studies

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126. Cover image for 'Taking It to the Streets'
The Social Protest Theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri Baraka
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An original and valuable assessment of American political theater in the 1960s and 1970s
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126. Cover image for 'Taking It to the Streets'
The Social Protest Theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri Baraka
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An original and valuable assessment of American political theater in the 1960s and 1970s
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Paper 2001 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "Taking It to the Streets" to Cart
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127. Cover image for 'Kuria Cattle Raiders'
Violence and Vigilantism on the Tanzania/Kenya Frontier
Michael L. Fleisher
An ethnographic study of East African cattle raiding which critiques the policies of the postcolonial Tanzanian state
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Paper 2000 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Kuria Cattle Raiders" to Cart
128. Cover image for 'Business Arabic, Intermediate Level'
Language, Culture and Communication
Raji M. Rammuny
A text in business Arabic for intermediate learners
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Paper 2000 $48.95 Available Add Paper for "Business Arabic, Intermediate Level" to Cart
129. Cover image for 'Sex, Race, and Merit'
Debating Affirmative Action in Education and Employment
Faye J. Crosby and Cheryl VanDeVeer, Editors
Traces the history of this divisive national issue, as reflected in the writings of key opinion makers and in public documents
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Paper 2000 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Sex, Race, and Merit" to Cart
130. Cover image for 'Coping With Poverty'
The Social Contexts of Neighborhood, Work, and Family in the African-American Community
Sheldon Danziger and Ann Chih Lin, Editors
Qualitative research seeks to place poverty among African-Americans into the context of family, work, and community
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130. Cover image for 'Coping With Poverty'
The Social Contexts of Neighborhood, Work, and Family in the African-American Community
Sheldon Danziger and Ann Chih Lin, Editors
Qualitative research seeks to place poverty among African-Americans into the context of family, work, and community
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Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Coping With Poverty"
131. Cover image for 'Dancing Histories'
Heuristic Ethnography with the Ohafia Igbo
John C. McCall
Outlines a method for incorporating indigenous knowledge into anthropological work as a source of theoretical alternatives
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Hardcover 2000 $78.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Dancing Histories" to Cart
132. Cover image for 'Blue Notes'
Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries
Yusef Komunyakaa
Gathers essays, interviews, poems, and performance texts by one of America's most significant contemporary poets
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132. Cover image for 'Blue Notes'
Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries
Yusef Komunyakaa
Gathers essays, interviews, poems, and performance texts by one of America's most significant contemporary poets
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Hardcover 2000 $73.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Blue Notes" to Cart
133. Cover image for 'Whispered Consolations'
Law and Narrative in African American Life
Jon-Christian Suggs
Explores the relationship between African American literature and American law
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Hardcover 2000 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Whispered Consolations" to Cart
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133. Cover image for 'Whispered Consolations'
Law and Narrative in African American Life
Jon-Christian Suggs
Explores the relationship between African American literature and American law
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134. Cover image for 'John Coltrane'
His Life and Music
Lewis Porter
A definitive assessment of the life and work of jazz musician John Coltrane, based on new interviews with his colleagues and never-before-published material
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Paper 2000 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "John Coltrane" to Cart
135. Cover image for 'A Colored Man Round the World'
David F. Dorr
London, Paris, Constantinople, Athens, Cairo and Jerusalem in the 1850s—as seen through the eyes of a former slave
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Paper 1999 $21.95 Available Add Paper for "A Colored Man Round the World" to Cart
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135. Cover image for 'A Colored Man Round the World'
David F. Dorr
London, Paris, Constantinople, Athens, Cairo and Jerusalem in the 1850s—as seen through the eyes of a former slave
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Paper 1999 $21.95 Available Add Paper for "A Colored Man Round the World" to Cart
Hardcover 1999 $70.00 Available Add Hardcover for "A Colored Man Round the World" to Cart
136. Cover image for 'Plundered Kitchens, Empty Wombs'
Threatened Reproduction and Identity in the Cameroon Grassfields
Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg
Illuminates the dynamics of social and cultural disintegration through the social construction of female infertility
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Plundered Kitchens, Empty Wombs" to Cart
137. Cover image for 'Innovation and Individuality in African Development'
Changing Production Strategies in Rural Mali
Dolores Koenig, Tieman Diarra, and Moussa Sow
Directly confronts myths of an exotic Africa, full of insoluble problems
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Hardcover 1998 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Innovation and Individuality in African Development" to Cart
138. Cover image for 'The History of Mary Prince, A West Indian Slave, Related by Herself'
Revised Edition
Revised Edition
Moira Ferguson, Editor
A new edition of the extraordinary autobiography of a black woman who escaped slavery in the West Indies
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Paper 1998 $16.95 Available Add Paper for "The History of Mary Prince, A West Indian Slave, Related by Herself" to Cart
139. Cover image for 'Let the Good Times Roll'
The Story of Louis Jordan and His Music
John Chilton
The first biography of the father of rhythm and blues
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Paper 1997 $34.95 Available Add Paper for "Let the Good Times Roll" to Cart
140. Cover image for 'Poetics of Relation'
Édouard Glissant
A major work by this prominent Caribbean author and philosopher, available for the first time in English
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Paper 1997 $22.95 Available Add Paper for "Poetics of Relation" to Cart
141. Cover image for 'Ralph J. Bunche'
Selected Speeches and Writings
Charles P. Henry, Editor
Restores the forgotten legacy of a leader for peace
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Hardcover 1996 $75.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Ralph J. Bunche" to Cart
142. Cover image for 'All My Relatives'
Community in Contemporary Ethnic American Literatures
Bonnie TuSmith
Challenges the prevailing notion that the work of all American writers reflects a sense of determined individualism
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Paper 1994 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "All My Relatives" to Cart
143. Cover image for 'The Walls of Jericho'
Rudolph Fisher
The first novel by one of the legends of the Harlem Renaissance
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Paper 1994 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "The Walls of Jericho" to Cart
144. Cover image for 'The Emigrants'
George Lamming
A compelling and intricate novel of emigration and the effects of colonialism on a people
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Paper 1994 $19.95 Available Add Paper for "The Emigrants" to Cart
145. Cover image for 'Co-wives and Calabashes'
Second Edition
Sally Price
Explores the world of the Saramaka Maroons of Suriname and the status of women as reflected in social structure and art
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Paper 1993 $22.95 Available Add Paper for "Co-wives and Calabashes" to Cart
146. Cover image for 'Intimate Fathers'
The Nature and Context of Aka Pygmy Paternal Infant Care
Barry S. Hewlett
This systematic study of non-Western fathers' roles in infant care focuses on the Aka pygmies of central Africa
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Paper 1993 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Intimate Fathers" to Cart
147. Cover image for 'The Song of the Hawk'
The Life and Recordings of Coleman Hawkins
John Chilton
The first full-length biography of Coleman Hawkins
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Paper 1990 $43.95 Available Add Paper for "The Song of the Hawk" to Cart
148. Cover image for 'Selected Poems'
Lorna Goodison
Poetry of personal and political vibrancy by a contemporary Caribbean writer
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Paper 1993 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Selected Poems" to Cart
149. Cover image for 'Freedom by a Hair's Breadth'
Tsimihety in Madagascar
Peter J. Wilson
How a group of people in Madagascar resisted oppression and maintained their political and cultural freedom
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Hardcover 1993 $78.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Freedom by a Hair's Breadth" to Cart
150. Cover image for 'Natives of My Person'
George Lamming
A compelling novel of slavery and colonialism
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Paper 1991 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Natives of My Person" to Cart
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