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Published: 19 October 2010

328 Pages

ISBN: 9780748637157

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African American Studies

edited by Jeanette Davidson

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Introducing Ethnic Studies

  • Each chapter is original, and commissioned specifically for this book, with scholars from diverse areas of the field of African American Studies.
  • Includes two exclusive interviews: with Danny Glover, acclaimed actor and activist and with Manning Marable, one of the best known 'public intellectuals' in Black Studies in the US
  • Promotes many different 'voices', including a powerful first person description by one man of the torture he endured by US authorities
  • The dual purpose of African American Studies related to scholarship and education and the responsibility to social activism with communities is highlighted throughout