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  1. Musical Performance in the Diaspora

    Edited by Tina K Ramnarine

    This book illustrates how ethnographic investigation of musical performances might contribute to the analysis of diaspora. It embraces diverse examples such as 'mourning and cultures of survival' amongst Aboriginal and Jewish communities in Australia, remembering a Kazakh 'homeland' in Western...

    Published January 10th 2008 by Routledge

  2. African American Relationships, Marriages, and Families

    An Introduction

    By Patricia Dixon

    African American Relationships, Marriages, and Families is a historically and culturally centered text designed for relationship, marriage and family educators and therapists who work with African American singles and couples. Complete with numerous exercises, the book helps singles and couples...

    Published December 26th 2006 by Routledge

  3. White Victims, Black Villains

    Gender, Race, and Crime News in US Culture

    By Carol A. Stabile

    Are all victims white? Are all villains black? White Victims, Black Villains traces how race and gender have combined in news media narratives about crime and violence in US culture. The book argues that the criminalization of African Americans in US culture has been most consistently and...

    Published July 6th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Word from the Mother

    Language and African Americans

    By Geneva Smitherman

    Written by the hugely respected linguist, Geneva Smitherman, this book presents a definitive statement on African American English. Enriched by her evocative and inimitable prose style, the study presents an overview of past debates on the speech of African Americans, as well as providing a vision...

    Published February 7th 2006 by Routledge

  5. African Americans in Sports

    By David K. Wiggins

    This two-volume set features 400 articles on African-Americans in sports, including biographical entries as well as entries on events, tournaments, leagues, clubs, films, and associations. The entries cover all professional, amateur, and college sports such as baseball, tennis, and golf....

    Published November 30th 2003 by Routledge

  6. We Real Cool

    Black Men and Masculinity

    By bell hooks

    "When women get together and talk about men, the news is almost always bad news," writes bell hooks. "If the topic gets specific and the focus is on black men, the news is even worse."In this powerful new book, bell hooks arrests our attention from the first page. Her title--We Real Cool; her...

    Published November 12th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Songs in the Key of Black Life

    A Rhythm and Blues Nation

    By Mark Anthony Neal

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 16th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Understanding African American Rhetoric

    Classical Origins to Contemporary Innovations

    Edited by Ronald L. Jackson II, Elaine B. Richardson

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 4th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Say It Loud!

    African American Audiences, Media and Identity

    Edited by Robin R. Means Coleman

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  10. Soul Babies

    Black Popular Culture and the Post-Soul Aesthetic

    By Mark Anthony Neal

    In Soul Babies, Mark Anthony Neal explains the complexities and contradictions of black life and culture after the end of the Civil Rights era. He traces the emergence of what he calls a "post-soul aesthetic," a transformation of values that marked a profound change in African American thought and...

    Published November 2nd 2001 by Routledge