African Americans and Global aAfairs Contemporary Perspectives

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African Americans and Global aAfairs Contemporary Perspectives

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Description

The repression historically faced by African Americans has had an important effect on the nature of the group’s participation in foreign affairs. This book offers a much-needed and long-overdue survey of the field, setting the stage for further exploration and analysis. Chapters discuss the Congressional Black Caucus and TransAfrica Forum; African American political organizations and Africa; Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice; the evaporation of strong black voices in events such as those in Rwanda and Darfur; and self-critical Pan Africanism... [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9781555537227

Publication Date

2010

Publisher

North Eastern University Press

City

Boston, Massachusetts

Keywords

African Americans, African American politicians, Global affairs, Political participation, World politics

Disciplines

African American Studies | African Studies | American Politics | International Relations