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Race and History Selected Essays, 1938-1988 by John Hope, Franklin

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Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • United States,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Afro-Americans,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Social Science-Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Historiography,
  • African Americans,
  • Race relations

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7945521M
ISBN 100807117641
ISBN 109780807117644

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  A groundbreaking examination of the construct of race and its origin in America, Theodore W. Allen's The Invention of the White Race is essential reading for anyone interested in dismantling Author: Sadie Trombetta. The earliest people in the Americas were people of the Negritic African race, who entered the Americas perhaps as early as , years ago, by way of the bering straight and about thirty thousand years ago in a worldwide maritime undertaking that included journeys from the then wet and lake filled Sahara towards the Indian Ocean and the. In Race and History, John Hope Franklin, one of the nation’s foremost historians, collects twenty-seven of his most influential shorter writings. The essays are presented thematically and include pieces on southern history; significant but neglected historical figures; historiography; the connection between historical problems and contemporary issues; and the public role of the by: 1. The book, "A History of the African-Olmecs," published by 1stbooks Library, is the most complete and most facinating and intriguing book ever written on the Black Olmec civilization of ancient Meso-America. The books lays out the facts concerning the true origins of the Olmecs in Africa, with migrations from China and other parts of the Old World.

  The pits is his repeated statements to the effect that the Aryan (Nordic) race is basically responsible for everything good that ever happened and that every other race just brought us down. I am sure that the racist nature of his arguments caused this author to not be taken seriously ever since the book was published in Cited by: 3. 4 The Construction of Race & Racism The Construction of Race & Racism 5 Science as a justification for racism: D uring the 19th century, Darwin published On the Origin of the Species (), his book documenting the process of evolution. Darwin believed in a natural order to the development of spe-cies; the weak die off and the strong survive File Size: KB.   Traces of History presents a new approach to race and to comparative colonial studies. Bringing a historical perspective to bear on the regimes of race that colonizers have sought to impose on Aboriginal people in Australia, on Blacks and Native Americans in the United States, on Ashkenazi Jews in Western Europe, on Arab Jews in Israel/Palestine, and on /5. Race Life of the Aryan Peoples is a book written by Joseph Pomeroy Widney, published in New York by Funk & Wagnalls in , of the history of the Aryan race, a hypothesized race commonly described in the late 19th and early 20th century as consisting of native Indo-European Language-speaking peoples of Caucasian ancestry, i.e., those ethnic groups that are the Author: Joseph Pomeroy Widney.