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  1. Blacks, Mulattos, and the Dominican Nation

    By Franklin J. Franco

    Series: Classic Knowledge in Dominican Studies

    Blacks, Mulattos, and the Dominican Nation is the first English translation of the classic text Los negros, los mulatos y la nación dominicana by esteemed Dominican scholar Franklin J. Franco. Published in 1969, this book was the first systematic work on the role of Afro-descendants in Dominican...

    To Be Published May 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Companion to Christianity in Africa

    Edited by Elias Bongmba

    Series: Routledge Religion Companions

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Myth of Post-Racialism in Television News

    By Libby Lewis

    Series: Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

    This book explores the written and unwritten requirements Black journalists face in their efforts to get and keep jobs in television news. Informed by interviews with journalists themselves, Lewis examines how raced Black journalists and their journalism organizations process their circumstances...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Representations of Black Women in the Media

    The Damnation of Black Womanhood

    By Marquita Marie Gammage

    Series: Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

    In 1920 W.E.B. Du Bois cited the damnation of women as linked to the devaluation of motherhood. This dilemma, he argues, had a crushing blow on Black women as they were forced into slavery. Black womanhood, portrayed as hypersexual by nature, became an enduring stereotype which did not coincide...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Race, Gender, and Citizenship in the African Diaspora

    Travelling Blackness

    By Manoucheka Celeste

    Series: Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

    With the exception of slave narratives, there are few stories of black international migration in U.S. news and popular culture. This book is interested in stratified immigrant experiences, diverse black experiences, and the intersection of black and immigrant identities. Citizenship as it is...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Black Adolescent Development

    By Stephanie I Coard

    Blacks represent the largest non-white, ethnic minority group in American society, and adolescents constitute a significant proportion of this population. Despite this fact, the attention devoted to the life experiences and development of Black adolescents by educators and researchers has been...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Psychology Press

  7. Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning

    Speaking Blackness in Brazil

    By Uju Anya

    Series: Routledge Advances in Second Language Studies

    Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning: Speaking Blackness in Brazil provides a critical overview and original sociolinguistic analysis of the African American experience in second language learning. More broadly, this book introduces the idea of second language learning as "...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Thinghood, Ethics, and Black Material Culture

    Up From Chattels

    By Sandy Alexandre

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This study looks at the role that fictional and actual material things play in black-American literature and culture. The book analyzes cultural products ranging from fictional literary narratives and black memorabilia to black inventions in order to glean an ethics from the transition of enslaved...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

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