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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 3511–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.1
Published: 01 January 2012
... African American American Politics Shame ARTICLES SCARLET-LETTER POLITICS: THE RHETORIC OF SHAME IN THE CAMPAIGN TO UNSEAT PRESIDENT BARACK HUS SEIN OBAMA Myra Mendible Florida Gulf Coast University In his March 2008 speech on race in America, President Obama alluded to the "memories of humiliation...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 35141–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.41
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Given the disproportionate effect of the recent economic downturn and labor market bias on African Americans and Latinos, we argue that a National Investment Employment Corps program would address the employment needs for blacks and Latinos by assuring full-employment and simultaneously ensuring long...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 35171–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.71
Published: 01 January 2012
... election of a Black president demonstrate that America is now a “color-blind” society? To answer this question, we rely on data collected by PEW (2007). Our results suggest that white and African Americans differ significantly in the extent to which they express post-racial attitudes. Specifically, we find...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2009; 32155–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2009.32.1.55
Published: 01 January 2009
...Quan Manh Ha Trey Ellis has emerged as a prominent African American writer of the late-twentieth century, despite the small number of his published works. “The New Black Aesthetic,” an essay that he first published in CaUaloo in 1989, one year after the publication of his first novel, Platitudes...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2009; 32189–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2009.32.1.89
Published: 01 January 2009
...Ravi K. Perry The nature of political representation of Black constituents' interests from their elected Black representatives is changing in the twentyfirst century. Increasingly, African Americans are being elected to political offices where the majority of their constituents are not African...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2008; 31119–31 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2008.31.1.19
Published: 01 January 2008
... Harper Music Resistance Race African American Ethnicity: Questions Trends and Interpretations "I'll Rise": Rememory, Hope and the Creation of a New Public Sphere in Ben Harper's Music Delphine Gras University of Washington Recent studies about resistance music in the United States primarily...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2007; 301115–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2007.30.1.115
Published: 01 January 2007
...Heather D. Clark For individuals who are both African American and Deaf finding a place to belong is a process of navigating their many cultural identities. In this paper I explore the following questions: where do individuals who are African American and Deaf find and make community? To which...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2003; 26112–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2003.26.1.12
Published: 01 January 2003
... masculinity, since neither novel includes black women who can experience the mobility that the male protagonists do. Copyright ©ESR, The National Association for Ethnic Studies, 2003 2003 Africa African American Middle Passage Slavery Freedom Literature: A Special Issue Ethnic Studies Review...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2003; 26167–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2003.26.1.67
Published: 01 January 2003
... and a distinct brand of African American masculinity manifested in the work of Ishmael Reed, an African American novelist and essayist known for his outspoken style. Rather than transforming traditional masculinity to include Asian American manhood, Chin's images of men represent an appropriation of...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2001; 241141–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2001.24.1.141
Published: 01 January 2001
...Jim Schnell, Ph.D. This article addresses the use of African American perspectives as a means of promoting a more inclusive understanding of human communication theory. It describes contributions by African American scholars as they relate to providing a framework for inclusion of other under...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2000; 23197–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2000.23.1.97
Published: 01 January 2000
...David L. Briscoe Throughout the 1900's, social scientists have debated the question of whether the African American family is an adaptative social system or whether it is pathological, perpetuating its poverty over the generations. This article examines the holistic perspective as the preeminent...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1999; 22144–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1999.22.1.44
Published: 01 January 1999
... speaking mainly avai lable to African-Americans, though people of other ethnicities speak i t . I t has certain lexica l , phonological , and grammatical featu res d ifferent from SAE , but its use is h ighly individual ist ic. For some speakers it is a native dialect or lan­ guage; for others it is merely...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1998; 21171–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1998.21.1.71
Published: 01 January 1998
...David Jones This study of scenes from the films Daughters of the Dust and Malcolm X, describes images of myth, gender, and resistance familiar to African-American interpretive communities. Key thematic and technical elements of these films are opposed to familiar Hollywood practices, indicating the...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1997; 20179–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1997.20.1.79
Published: 01 January 1997
... estimates of their numbers established by earlier work. The essay speculates whether such problematic scholarship stems from unacknowledged prejudice among mainstream historians or from carelessness and calls for more and improved scholarly attention to the role of African American cowboys in the American...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1996; 192-3155–172 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1996.19.2-3.155
Published: 01 June 1996
...Robert L. Perry; Melvin T. Peters This paper deals with some of the sociological implications of a major cultural high-water point in the African American experience, the New Negro/Harlem Renaissance. The paper concentrates on the cultural transformations brought about through the intellectual...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1996; 192-3129–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1996.19.2-3.129
Published: 01 June 1996
... misuse or misinterpretation of mostly outdated scholarship produced in Europe and the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A brief concluding section makes reference to the potential repercussions of this theory on relations between African Americans, Native Americans...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1996; 192-3173–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1996.19.2-3.173
Published: 01 June 1996
...Jim Schnell This article addresses the use of African American Perspectives as a means of promoting a more inclusive understanding of human communication theory. It describes contributions by African American scholars as they relate to providing a framework for inclusion of other under-represented...