African and American : West Africans in post-civil rights America

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Full title: African and American : West Africans in post-civil rights America / Marilyn Halter and Violet Showers Johnson.
Main author: Halter, Marilyn.
Other authors: Johnson, Violet Showers.
Format: Book           


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264 1 |a New York :  |b New York University Press,  |c 2014. 
300 |a xii, 335 pages :  |b illustrations ;  |c 24 cm. 
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490 0 |a Nation of nations: immigrant history as American history 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-322) and index. 
505 0 |a Preface: griots from different shores -- Introduction: the newest African Americans? -- West Africa and West Africans: imagined communities in Africa and the diaspora -- Occupational detour: new paths to making a living -- Capturing a niche: the West African enclave economy -- Transnational ties/translocal connections: traversing nations, cities, and cultures -- More than black: resistance and rapprochement -- Young, gifted, and west african: transnational migrants growing up in America -- Conclusion: further into the twenty-first century. 
650 0 |a West Africans  |z United States  |x Social conditions. 
650 0 |a West Africans  |z United States  |x Ethnic identity. 
651 0 |a United States  |x Emigration and immigration. 
651 0 |a Africa, West  |x Emigration and immigration. 
700 1 |a Johnson, Violet Showers. 
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