African American National Biography

Crossing the Continent 1527-1540: The Story of the First African-American Explorer of the American South [Repost]

Robert Goodwin - Crossing the Continent 1527-1540: The Story of the First African-American Explorer of the American South
2009 | ISBN: 0061140457 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 3 MB
F.B. Eyes: How J. Edgar Hoover's Ghostreaders Framed African American Literature

F.B. Eyes: How J. Edgar Hoover's Ghostreaders Framed African American Literature by William J. Maxwell
English | ISBN: 0691173419 | 2016 | EPUB | 384 pages | 3.95 MB
Being Real: The Student-Teacher Relationship and African-American Male Delinquency

Being Real: The Student-Teacher Relationship and African-American Male Delinquency (Criminal Justice) by Camille Gibson
English | June 2002 | ISBN: 1931202311 | 342 Pages| PDF | 1 MB

Gibson looks at how student-teacher relationships affect African American males. She studied students in two Bronx, New York, schools. African-American males may start optimistic, but they often come to perceive school as a poor option for achieving the "American dream." Instead, they may turn to crime, most often drug dealing and violence.
Abstractionist Aesthetics: Artistic Form and Social Critique in African American Culture

Abstractionist Aesthetics: Artistic Form and Social Critique in African American Culture by Phillip Brian Harper
English | December 25, 2015 | ISBN: 1479818364, 1479865435 | EPUB | 256 pages | 7.9 MB
The African American Experience: An Historiographical and Bibliographical Guide

Arvarh E. Strickland, Robert E. Weems, "The African American Experience: An Historiographical and Bibliographical Guide"
English | ISBN: 0313298386 | 2000 | 455 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Encyclopedia of African-American Heritage  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 3, 2016
Encyclopedia of African-American Heritage

Encyclopedia of African-American Heritage by S. Altman
English | 1 Jan. 1999 | ISBN: 0816038244 | 704 Pages | EPUB | 4 MB

This book encompasses the rich and varied ta pestry of the African-American experience, chronicling the p eople who remained on their ancestral continent, those who w ere forcibly removed, and their decendants who developed a n ew land.
After Redemption: Jim Crow and the Transformation of African American Religion in the Delta, 1875-1915

After Redemption: Jim Crow and the Transformation of African American Religion in the Delta, 1875-1915 by John M. Giggie
English | Nov. 21, 2007 | ISBN: 0195304047 | 334 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

After Redemption fills in a missing chapter in the history of African American life after freedom. It takes on the widely overlooked period between the end of Reconstruction and World War I to examine the sacred world of ex-slaves and their descendants living in the region more densely settled than any other by blacks living in this era, the Mississippi and Arkansas Delta.

African-American Religion  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 28, 2016
African-American Religion

African-American Religion (Religion in American Life) by Albert J. Raboteau
English | June 3, 1999 | ISBN: 0195106806 | 145 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Throughout African-American history, religion has been indelibly intertwined with the fight against intolerance and racial prejudice. Martin Luther King, Jr.-America's best-known champion of civil liberties-was a Baptist minister. Father Divine, a fiery preacher who established a large following in the 1920s and 1930s, convinced his disciples that he could cure not only disease and infirmity, but also poverty and racism.

The African American Encounter with Japan and China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 24, 2016
The African American Encounter with Japan and China

The African American Encounter with Japan and China: Black Internationalism in Asia, 1895-1945 by Marc Gallicchio
English | 18 Sept. 2000 | ISBN: 0807848670, 080782559X | 278 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

In the first book to focus on African American attitudes toward Japan and China, Marc Gallicchio examines the rise and fall of black internationalism in the first half of the twentieth century.

African-American Political Psychology [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 20, 2016
African-American Political Psychology [Repost]

African-American Political Psychology: Identity, Opinion, and Action in the Post-Civil Rights Era by Tasha S. Philpot
English | 26 Nov. 2010 | ISBN: 0230623557 | 264 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The experience of the African in America is unique. From the arrival of the first Africans in the 1600s, through slavery and Jim Crow, to the present, the legal, social, and political reality of Blacks remains unparalleled to any other group in American society.