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African-American Odyssey

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ISBN-10: 0205728782

ISBN-13: 9780205728787

Edition: 4th 2010 (Revised)

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

List price: $108.80
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More than any other text,The African-American Odysseyilluminates the central place of African Americans in U.S. history not only telling the story of what it has meant to be black in America, but also how African-American history is inseparably weaved into the greater context of American history and vice versa. Now updated with discussions of the historic election of the first African-American president of the United States.
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Book details

List price: $108.80
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 6/30/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 776
Size: 9.25" wide x 11.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.444
Language: English

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,…    

Stanley Harrold is professor of history at South Carolina State University.

Brief Contents
Becoming African American
Africa
Middle Passage
Black People in Colonial North America, 1526ndash;1763
Rising Expectations: African Americans and the Struggle for Independence, 1763ndash;1783
African Americans in the New Nation, 1783ndash;1820
Slavery, Abolition, and the Quest for Freedom: The Coming of the Civil War, 1793ndash;1861
Life in the Cotton Kingdom
Free Black People in Antebellum America
Opposition to Slavery, 1800ndash;1833
Let Your Motto Be Resistance, 1833ndash;1850
ldquo;And Black People Were at the Heart of Itrdquo;: 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, 1865ndash;1868
The Meaning of Freedom: The Failure of Reconstruction
Searching for Safe Spaces
White Supremacy Triumphant: African Americans in the South 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 1930s and 1940s
The World War II Era and Seeds of a Revolution
The Black Revolution
The Freedom Movement, 1954ndash;1965
The Struggle Continues, 1965ndash;1980
Black Politics, White Backlash, 1980 to