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Author Austin, Algernon.

Title Achieving blackness : race, Black nationalism, and Afrocentrism in the twentieth century / Algernon Austin.

Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.896 A935A    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 289 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-281) and index.
Contents Making races -- Asiatic identity in the Nation of Islam -- Achieving blackness during the Black power era -- The racial structures of Black power -- The racial ideology of Afrocentrism -- Conservative Black nationalism in the Afrocentric era -- Change in Black nationalism in the 20th century -- Making races, making ethnicities.
Subject Black nationalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Afrocentrism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Black Muslims -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Race identity -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0814707076 cloth alkaline paper
0814707084 paperback alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780814707074
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