Encyclopedia Of African American Education

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American Education
✏Author : Kofi Lomotey
✏Publisher : SAGE
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 1111
✏ISBN : 9781412940504
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American Education Book Summary : The Encyclopedia of African American Education covers educational institutions at every level, from preschool through graduate and professional training, with special attention to historically black and predominantly black colleges and universities. Other entries cover individuals, organizations, associations, and publications that have had a significant impact on African American education. The Encyclopedia also presents information on public policy affecting the education of African Americans, including both court decisions and legislation. It includes a discussion of curriculum, concepts, theories, and alternative models of education, and addresses the topics of gender and sexual orientation, religion, and the media. The Encyclopedia also includes a Reader's Guide, provided to help readers find entries on related topics. It classifies entries in sixteen categories: " Alternative Educational Models " Associations and Organizations " Biographies " Collegiate Education " Curriculum " Economics " Gender " Graduate and Professional Education " Historically Black Colleges and Universities " Legal Cases " Pre-Collegiate Education " Psychology and Human Development " Public Policy " Publications " Religious Institutions " Segregation/Desegregation. Some entries appear in more than one category. This two-volume reference work will be an invaluable resource not only for educators and students but for all readers who seek an understanding of African American education both historically and in the 21st century.

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American Education
✏Author : Charles A. Asbury
✏Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 1996
✏Pages : 575
✏ISBN : 031328931X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American Education Book Summary : A comprehensive reference on significant issues, policies, historical events, laws, theories, and persons related to the education of African-Americans in the United States.

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American Culture and History
✏Author : Jack Salzman
✏Publisher : MacMillan Publishing Company
✏Release Date : 1996
✏Pages : 3203
✏ISBN : 0028973658
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American Culture and History Book Summary : Contains 2,200 entries that provide information about African-American history, arranged alphabetically, and featuring a large number of biographies, as well as information about places, events, historical eras, legal cases, cultural achievements, professions, and sports.

✏Book Title : The Complete Encyclopedia of African American History
✏Author : Jessie Carney Smith
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2018
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 1578595371
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Complete Encyclopedia of African American History Book Summary : Showcases a legacy of pride, struggle, and triumph through consequential events and people, covering milestones and challenges met while highlighting the considerable contributions African Americans have made to the fabric of American society and culture. It provides insights on--and inspiration from--the influence and impact of African Americans on the United States in a broad range of endeavors from politics, education, religion, business, science, medicine, the military, sports, literature, music, dance, theater, art, film, television, and more.

✏Book Title : The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia
✏Author : Gerald L. Smith
✏Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
✏Release Date : 2015-07-16
✏Pages : 684
✏ISBN : 9780813160665
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia Book Summary : The story of African Americans in Kentucky is as diverse and vibrant as the state's general history. The work of more than 150 writers, The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia is an essential guide to the black experience in the Commonwealth. The encyclopedia includes biographical sketches of politicians and community leaders as well as pioneers in art, science, and industry. Kentucky's impact on the national scene is registered in an array of notable figures, such as writers William Wells Brown and bell hooks, reformers Bessie Lucas Allen and Shelby Lanier Jr., sports icons Muhammad Ali and Isaac Murphy, civil rights leaders Whitney Young Jr. and Georgia Powers, and entertainers Ernest Hogan, Helen Humes, and the Nappy Roots. Featuring entries on the individuals, events, places, organizations, movements, and institutions that have shaped the state's history since its origins, the volume also includes topical essays on the civil rights movement, Eastern Kentucky coalfields, business, education, and women. For researchers, students, and all who cherish local history, The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia is an indispensable reference that highlights the diversity of the state's culture and history.

📒Self Taught ✍ Heather Andrea Williams

✏Book Title : Self taught
✏Author : Heather Andrea Williams
✏Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 080782920X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Self taught Book Summary : The historical antecedents to the intense desire of freed slaves to become literate are traced in an in-depth examination of African Americans' relationship with literacy during slavery, the Civil War, and in the first decades of freedom.

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American Politics
✏Author : Robert C. Smith
✏Publisher : Infobase Publishing
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 433
✏ISBN : 9781438130194
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American Politics Book Summary : An A to Z presentation of over 400 articles on African American politics and notable people, from the abolitionist movement to Whitney Young.

✏Book Title : Organizing Black America An Encyclopedia of African American Associations
✏Author : Nina Mjagkij
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2003-12-16
✏Pages : 797
✏ISBN : 9781135581220
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Organizing Black America An Encyclopedia of African American Associations Book Summary : With information on over 500 organizations, their founders and membership, this unique encyclopedia is an invaluable resource on the history of African-American activism. Entries on both historical and contemporary organizations include: * African Aid Society * African-Americans for Humanism * Black Academy of Arts and Letters * Black Women's Liberation Committee * Minority Women in Science * National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists * National Dental Association * National Medical Association * Negro Railway Labor Executives Committee * Pennsylvania Freedmen's Relief Association * Women's Missionary Society, African Methodist Episcopal Church * and many more.

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American History 5 Volume Set
✏Author : Cary D. Wintz
✏Publisher : OUP USA
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 2672
✏ISBN : 9780195167795
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American History 5 Volume Set Book Summary : Alphabetically-arranged entries from A to C that explores significant events, major persons, organizations, and political and social movements in African-American history from 1896 to the twenty-first-century.

✏Book Title : Encyclopedia of African American Women Writers
✏Author : Yolanda Williams Page
✏Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2007-01-01
✏Pages : 728
✏ISBN : 0313334293
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Encyclopedia of African American Women Writers Book Summary : A reference offering entries on 168 women writers of African-American descent writing in all forms includes autobiography, poetry, children's literature, and criticism.