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African-American Odyssey

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ISBN-10: 013571852X

ISBN-13: 9780135718520

Edition: 2000 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Stanley C. Harrold, Darlene Clark Hine, William C. Hine

List price: $75.00
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For one/two-semester, undergraduate courses in History of African-Americans and History of Ethnic Americans. This clearly written, comprehensive textbook explores the African-American experience in the United States from its African origins to the present. It highlights the pivotal role African Americans have played in the nation's history, placing their experience in the context of national trends and events. Tracing their journey towards freedom and full participation in American democracy, The African-American Odyssey gives voice to leaders and ordinary men and women from all walks of life. It examines the rich and expressive culture and the independent institutions African Americans…    
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List price: $75.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 12/17/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 645
Size: 8.23" wide x 10.31" long x 1.18" tall
Weight: 3.212
Language: English

Writer Darlene Clark Hine was born in Morley, Missouri on February 7, 1947. She received a BA from Roosevelt University in 1968 and a MA and PhD from Kent State University in 1970 and 1975, respectively. She is considered a leading historian of the African American experience who helped found the field of black women's history. She has taught at South Carolina State College, Purdue University, and Michigan State University. She has written numerous books including Black Victory: The Rise and Fall of the White Primary in Texas; When the Truth Is Told: Black Women's Community and Culture in Indiana, 1875-1950; Black Women in White: Racial Conflict and Cooperation in the Nursing Profession,…    

Darlene Clark HineDarlene Clark Hine is Board of Trustees Professor of African-American Studies and Professor of History at Northwestern University. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, past President of the Organization of American Historians and of the Southern Historical Association. Hine received her BA at Roosevelt University in Chicago, and her MA and Ph.D. from Kent State University, Kent, Ohio. Hine has taught at South Carolina State University and at Purdue University. She was a fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University and at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies at Harvard University. She is the…    

Becoming African American
Middle Passage
Black People in British North America, 1619-1763
Rising Expectations: African Americans and the Struggle for Independence, 1763-1783
African Americans in the New Nation, 1783-1820
Slavery, Abolition, and the Quest for Freedom: The Coming of the Civil War, 1793-1861
Life in the Cotton Kingdom
Free Black People in Antebellum America
Opposition to Slavery, 1800-1833
Let Your Motto Be Resistance, 1833-1850
And Black People Were at the Heart of It,the United States Disunites Over Slavery
The Civil War, Emancipation, and Black Reconstruction: The Second American Revolution
Liberation: African Americans and the Civil War
The Meaning of Freedom: The Promise of Reconstruction, 1865-1868
The Meaning of Freedom: The Failure of Reconstruction
Searching for Safe Spaces
White Supremacy Triumphant: African Americans in the Late Nineteenth Century
Black Southerners Challenge White Supremacy
Conciliation, Agitation, and Migration: African Americans in the Early Twentieth Century
African Americans and the 1920s
The Great Depression and World War II
The Great Depression and the New Deal
Black Culture and Society in the 1930's and 1940's
The World War II Era and Seeds of a Revolution
The Black Revolution
The Freedom Movement, 1954-1965
The Struggle Continues, 1965-1980
Modern Black America, 1980-2000
Epilogue: A Nation Within a Nation