Dialogues Across Diasporas

Author: Marion Christina Rohrleitner
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0739178040
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Dialogues across Diasporas makes an important contribution to the growing body of interdisciplinary scholarship on the intimate historical, political, and literary connections between two of the largest diasporic groups in the Americas and beyond – members of the African/a and Latina/o diasporas. This collection not only serves as a useful required text for Diaspora Studies courses, it offers a model for taking discussions of diasporic identities, community politics, and cultural memory beyond the classroom and into the community.

Contemporary Critical Thought in Africology and Africana Studies

Author: Molefi Kete Asante
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498530710
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This work argues that Africology, the Afrocentric study of African phenomena, represents an oasis of innovation in progressive venues. It brings together some of the most discussed theorists and intellectuals in the field of Africology and offers new interpretations and analysis while challenging the predominant frameworks in philosophy, social justice, literature, and history.

Transcendence and the Africana Literary Enterprise

Author: Christel N. Temple
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498545092
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Framing the concept of transcendence, this study covers over a dozen traditional African American works in an original and thought-provoking analysis that places canonical approaches in enlightened discourse with Africana studies reader-response priorities.

Jazz

Author: Toni Morrison
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ISBN: 9783499228537
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Die feinen Unterschiede

Author: Pierre Bourdieu
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783518576250
Format: PDF
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Die Analyse des kulturellen Konsums ist für alle von Interesse, die geneigt sind, ihre eigenen, meist als selbstverständlich aufgefassten kulturellen Vorlieben und Praktiken zu prüfen. Der Reiz und das Verdienst des Buches liegen darin, dass der Autor immer im Kontakt zum konkreten Alltag bleibt. Die Lektüre der Feinen Unterschiede wird ein spannender Selbsterfahrungsprozess.