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Wester, Maisha L. - African American Gothic, ebook

African American Gothic

Wester, Maisha L.


“Murdered by Piece-Meal”: The Destruction of African American Family in Beloved
Maisha L. Wester
7. The Lost Voices of Tims Creek: Narrative Reinscription in A Visitation of Spirits and “Let the Dead Bury Their Dead”
Maisha L. Wester
8. Conclusion:

Bryceson, Deborah Fahy - African Urban Economies, ebook

African Urban Economies

Bryceson, Deborah Fahy


Table of contents
Part I. Introduction
1. Fragile Cities: Fundamentals of Urban Life in East and Southern Africa
Deborah Fahy Bryceson
2. African Urban Economies: Searching for Sources of Sustainability
Deborah Fahy Bryceson
3. Urban Growth and Urban Economies in Eastern and Southern Africa: Trends and

Mirmotahari, Emad - Islam in the Eastern African Novel, ebook

Islam in the Eastern African Novel

Mirmotahari, Emad


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Emad Mirmotahari
2. Paradises Lost
Emad Mirmotahari
3. The Other Diaspora in Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Admiring Silence and By the Sea
Emad Mirmotahari
4. Situational Identities
Emad Mirmotahari

Ebongue, Augustin Emmanuel - Sociolinguistics in African Contexts, ebook

Sociolinguistics in African Contexts

Ebongue, Augustin Emmanuel


Dynamic Language: Sociolinguistic Perspectives on African Language, Ideologies and Practices
Augustin Emmanuel Ebongue, Ellen Hurst
Part I. Ideologies
2. La résistance du plurilinguisme à Abidjan
Béatrice Akissi Boutin
3. Linguistic Messianism:

Clarke, Kristen - Barack Obama and African American Empowerment, ebook

Barack Obama and African American Empowerment

Clarke, Kristen


System Values and African American Leadership
Robert C. Smith
3. The Limits of Black Pragmatism the Rise and Fall of David Dinkins, 1989–93
Ryan Reft
4. City Politics And Black Protest
Derek S. Hyra
5. Toward a Pragmatic Black Politics

Diouf, Mamadou - The Arts of Citizenship in African Cities, ebook

The Arts of Citizenship in African Cities

Diouf, Mamadou


Representing an African City and Urban Elite: The Nightclubs, Dance Halls, and Red-Light District of Interwar Accra
Jinny Prais
10. Seeing Dirt in Dar es Salaam: Sanitation, Waste, and Citizenship in the Postcolonial City
Emily Brownell
11. “Ambivalent