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Title:
"I will wear no chain!" : a social history of African-American males
Author:
Booker, Christopher B. (Christopher Brian), 1949-
Publication Information:
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2000.
Physical Description:
xii, 254 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Slavery and the development of black masculinity, 1619-1860 -- The context of black masculine development during the antebellum era -- The development of African American masculinity among free black males, 1619-1861 -- The Civil War and the black male -- African American males and the challenge of emancipation, 1865-1895 -- Booker T. Washington, accommodationism, and black masculinity -- Black males, race riots, and the scourge of lynching -- Marcus Garvey and the new negro man -- The emergence of the urban black male : increasing black power, 1945-1972 -- African American males in contemporary society, 1972-present.
Reading Level:
1670 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780275956370
Format :
Book