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Published: 01 February 2018

ISBN: 9781474405416

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Black Nationalism in American History

From the Nineteenth Century to the Million Man March

Mark Newman

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Considers divergent definitions of black nationalism, providing an understanding of the nature of black nationalism
  • Outlines historiography with an up-to-date assessment of key debates and leading scholarship
  • Considers continuity, encouraging discussion of whether black nationalism was essentially unchanging or reflective of particular historical circumstances
  • Looks beyond leading figures to understand how, why and when black nationalism gained support