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African minorities in the New World

African minorities in the New World

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Toyin Falola, Niyi Afolabi.
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LC ClassificationsE
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22770207M
ISBN 109780415960922

  But the start of World War I in the summer of opened up new opportunities and changed American life and culture forever. “Recognizing the the significance of World War I is essential to developing a full understanding of modern African-American history and the struggle for black freedom,” argues Chad Williams, Associate Professor of. African Americans are largely the descendants of slaves—people who were brought from their African homelands by force to work in the New World. Their rights were severely limited, and they were long denied a rightful share in the economic, social, and political progress of the United States.

America’s increasingly multicultural population can enhance its ability to prosper in the new global marketplace. With ties to all the regions of the world, America’s racial and ethnic minorities can help American businesses understand the needs and preferences of people in other countries.   One of the most important issue that needs to be discussed is the advancement in the state of the African-American community. Some of the key statements given in support of this idea is the rise of many African-American’s to a well-established middle class position in American society and the rise of many members of this minority to key.

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This book uncovers the reality that new African immigrants now represent a significant force in the configuration of American polity and identity especially in the last forty years.

Despite their minority status, African immigrants are making their marks in various areas of human endeavor and accomplishments—from academic, to business, to Cited by: 3. By its very connection to the ‘Old African Diaspora,’ the notion of a ‘New African Diaspora’ marks a clear indication of a historical progression reconnecting continental Africa with the New World without the stigma of slavery.5/5(1).

1st Edition Published on Novem by Routledge This book uncovers the reality that new African immigrants now represent a significant force in the conf African Minorities in the New World - 1st Edition - Toyin Falola - Ni.

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