Reversing Sail

This 2005 book examines the global unfolding of the migrations and dispersals of the African Diaspora.

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  • Author : Michael A. Gomez
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 236 pages
  • ISBN : 9780521806626
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Reversing Sail

Reversing Sail
  • Author : Michael A. Gomez,Michael Gomez
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 22 January 2022
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This 2005 book examines the global unfolding of the migrations and dispersals of the African Diaspora.

Reversing Sail

Reversing Sail
  • Author : Michael A. Gomez
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 10 October 2019
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Captures the essential political, cultural, social, and economic developments that shaped the black experience.

African Dominion

African Dominion
  • Author : Michael A. Gomez
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 27 August 2019
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A groundbreaking book that puts early and medieval West Africa on the map of global history Pick up almost any book on early and medieval world history and empire, and where do you find West Africa? On the periphery. This pioneering book tells a different story. Interweaving political and social history and drawing on a rich array of sources, Michael Gomez unveils a new vision of how categories of ethnicity, race, gender, and caste emerged in Africa and in global

"They Say"

  • Author : James West Davidson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 21 July 2008
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Between 1880 and 1930, Southern mobs hanged, burned, and otherwise tortured to death at least 3,300 African Americans. And yet the rest of the nation largely ignored the horror of lynching or took it for granted, until a young schoolteacher from Tennessee raised her voice. Her name was Ida B. Wells. In "They Say," historian James West Davidson recounts the first thirty years of this passionate woman's life--as well as the story of the great struggle over the meaning of race in post-emancipation

An African Slaving Port and the Atlantic World

An African Slaving Port and the Atlantic World
  • Author : Mariana Candido
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 29 March 2013
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This book traces the history and development of the port of Benguela, the third largest port of slave embarkation on the coast of Africa, from the early seventeenth to the mid-nineteenth century. Benguela, located on the central coast of present-day Angola, was founded by the Portuguese in the early seventeenth century. In discussing the impact of the transatlantic slave trade on African societies, Mariana P. Candido explores the formation of new elites, the collapse of old states and the emergence

Outward Evil Inward Battle

Outward Evil Inward Battle
  • Author : F. Ndi,Hart Fishkin
  • Publisher : African Books Collective
  • Release : 24 June 2013
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This book is a timely humanistic touch to memory studies. It uses literature as a laboratory for the workings of the mind, and characters as the subjects of human experimentation and diagnostics. This book considers authors from different societies and historical periods. The book is a refreshing illumination on the functioning of human memory. It complements the work of neuroscientists who seek to rationalize the workings of the same. Drawing from various ideas on memory, this rich and authoritative volume

The Thyroid Reset Diet

The Thyroid Reset Diet
  • Author : Alan Christianson
  • Publisher : Rodale Books
  • Release : 22 January 2022
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A surprising new plan to reverse the symptoms of thyroid disease by reducing excess dietary iodine, from integrative physician and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Alan Christianson. "The most innovative treatment plan around."--JJ Virgin, New York Times bestselling author, celebrity nutrition expert, and Fitness Hall of Famer Though the thyroid gland is small, it produces hormones that control the rate of nearly every chemical reaction in the body--turning food into energy, controlling the rate of tissue growth, stimulating

The China Study

The China Study
  • Author : T. Colin Campbell,Thomas M. Campbell (II.)
  • Publisher : BenBella Books
  • Release : 22 January 2022
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A guide that cuts through the haze of misinformation and delivers an insightful message to anyone living with or at risk from the following: cancer, diabetes, heart disease, obesity, Alzheimer's disease and /or osteoporosis. Dr Campbell illuminates the connection between nutrition and these often fatal diseases and reveals the natural human diet. He also examines the source of nutritional confusion produced by powerful lobbies, government entities and opportunist scientists. Part medical thriller, part governmental exposé.

Proudly We Can Be Africans

Proudly We Can Be Africans
  • Author : James H. Meriwether
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 05 January 2009
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The mid-twentieth century witnessed nations across Africa fighting for their independence from colonial forces. By examining black Americans' attitudes toward and responses to these liberation struggles, James Meriwether probes the shifting meaning of Africa in the intellectual, political, and social lives of African Americans. Paying particular attention to such important figures and organizations as W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., and the NAACP, Meriwether incisively utilizes the black press, personal correspondence, and oral histories to render a

Encyclopedia of the African Diaspora

Encyclopedia of the African Diaspora
  • Author : Carole Boyce Davies
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 22 January 2022
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The authoritative source for information on the people, places, and events of the African Diaspora, spanning five continents and five centuries. * More than 500 A-Z entries * Contributions from hundreds of leading scholars * Maps showing key locations in the African Diaspora

Afrofuturism 2.0

Afrofuturism 2.0
  • Author : Reynaldo Anderson,Charles E. Jones
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 16 December 2015
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The ideas and practices related to afrofuturism have existed for most of the 20th century, especially in the north American African diaspora community. After Mark Dery coined the word "afrofuturism" in 1993, Alondra Nelson as a member of an online forum, along with other participants, began to explore the initial terrain and intellectual underpinnings of the concept noting that “AfroFuturism has emerged as a term of convenience to describe analysis, criticism and cultural production that addresses the intersections between race and

Exchanging Our Country Marks

Exchanging Our Country Marks
  • Author : Michael A. Gomez
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 09 November 2000
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The transatlantic slave trade brought individuals from diverse African regions and cultures to a common destiny in the American South. In this comprehensive study, Michael Gomez establishes tangible links between the African American community and its African origins and traces the process by which African populations exchanged their distinct ethnic identities for one defined primarily by the conception of race. He examines transformations in the politics, social structures, and religions of slave populations through 1830, by which time the contours of

Life Among the Qallunaat

Life Among the Qallunaat
  • Author : Mini Aodla Freeman
  • Publisher : Univ. of Manitoba Press
  • Release : 10 April 2015
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Life Among the Qallunaat is the story of Mini Aodla Freeman’s experiences growing up in the Inuit communities of James Bay and her journey in the 1950s from her home to the strange land and stranger customs of the Qallunaat, those living south of the Arctic. Her extraordinary story, sometimes humourous and sometimes heartbreaking, illustrates an Inuit woman’s movement between worlds and ways of understanding. It also provides a clear-eyed record of the changes that swept through Inuit

Slavery and African Ethnicities in the Americas

Slavery and African Ethnicities in the Americas
  • Author : Gwendolyn Midlo Hall
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 05 November 2009
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Enslaved peoples were brought to the Americas from many places in Africa, but a large majority came from relatively few ethnic groups. Drawing on a wide range of materials in four languages as well as on her lifetime study of slave groups in the New World, Gwendolyn Midlo Hall explores the persistence of African ethnic identities among the enslaved over four hundred years of the Atlantic slave trade. Hall traces the linguistic, economic, and cultural ties shared by large numbers