Download e-book for kindle: Global Africans: Race, Ethnicity and Shifting Identities by Toyin Falola,Cacee Hoyer

By Toyin Falola,Cacee Hoyer

ISBN-10: 1138679895

ISBN-13: 9781138679894

"Black," "African," "African descendant" and "of African heritage," are only many of the methods Africans and Africans within the diaspora (both previous and new) describe themselves. This quantity examines thoughts of race, ethnicity, and identification as they're ascribed to humans of color world wide, analyzing assorted case experiences of ways the method of identification formation happened and is altering.

Contributors to this quantity, chosen from a variety of educational and cultural backgrounds, discover concerns that motivate a deeper realizing of race, ethnicity and identification. As our notions approximately what it capability to be black or of African background swap due to globalization, it is very important re-examine how those matters are presently constructing, and the origins from which those concerns developed.

Global Africans is a vital and insightful booklet, worthwhile to quite a lot of scholars and students, rather of African reports, sociology, diaspora reports, and race and ethnic studies.


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