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Crosscurrents in African American History

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  1. Contested Terrain

    African American Women Migrate from the South to Cincinnati, 1900-1950

    By Beverly A. Bunch-Lyons

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    This in-depth study focuses on black women migrants to the North and in doing so examines the interaction of race, class, regionalism, and gender during the early years of the 20th century....

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Art of the Possible

    Booker T. Washington and Black Leadership in the United States, 1881-1925

    By Kevern J. Verney

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    The Art of The Possible is a new study of the ideas and achievements of Booker T. Washington, the most influential African American leader of the period 1881-1915....

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Historical Roots of the Urban Crisis

    Blacks in the Industrial City, 1900-1950

    By Henry L. Taylor Jr., Walter Hill

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    This collection of 12 new essays will tell the story of how the gradual transformation of industrial society into service-driven postindustrial society affected black life and culture in the city between 1900 and 1950, and it will shed light on the development of those forces that wreaked havoc in...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Problematizing Blackness

    Self Ethnographies by Black Immigrants to the United States

    By Jean Muteba Rahier, Percy Hintzen

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    This cutting-edge piece of scholarship studies the invisibility of the black migrants in popular consciousness and intellectual discourse in the United States through the interrogation of actual members of this community....

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Rebels, Reformers, and Revolutionaries

    Collected Essays and Second Thoughts

    By Douglas R. Egerton

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    This collection of essays examines the lives and thoughts of three interrelated Southern groups - enslaved rebels, conservative white reformers, and white revolutionaries -presenting a clear and cogent understanding of race, reform, and conservatism in early American history....

    Published September 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  6. Blackening Europe

    The African American Presence

    Edited by Heike Raphael-Hernandez

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    Traditional Scholars have often looked at African American studies through the lens of European theories, resulting in the secondarization of the African American presence in Europe and its contributions to European culture. Blackening Europe reverses this pattern by using African American culture...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Hitler's Black Victims

    The Historical Experiences of European Blacks, Africans and African Americans During the Nazi Era

    By Clarence Lusane

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    Drawing on interviews with the black survivors of Nazi concentration camps and archival research in North America, Europe, and Africa, this book documents and analyzes the meaning of Nazism's racial policies towards people of African descent, specifically those born in Germany, England, France, the...

    Published December 13th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Black Religious Intellectuals

    The Fight for Equality from Jim Crow to the 21st Century

    By Clarence Taylor

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    Professor Clarence Taylor sheds some much-needed light on the rich intellectual and political tradition that lies in the black religious community. From the Pentecostalism of Bishop Smallwood Williams and the flamboyant leadership of the Reverend Al Sharpton, to the radical Presbyterianism of...

    Published September 20th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Gender in the Civil Rights Movement

    Edited by Peter J. Ling, Sharon Monteith

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 1st 1999 by Routledge

  10. Moving On

    Black Loyalists in the Afro-Atlantic World

    Edited by John W. Pulis

    Series: Crosscurrents in African American History

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 1st 1999 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender in the Civil Rights Movement
    Edited by Peter J. Ling, Sharon Monteith
    To Be Published December 19th 2014

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