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Shades Of Black

Author : William E. Cross
ISBN : 087722949X
Genre : Psychology
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In this controversial and path-breaking book, William E. Cross, Jr., presents the diversity and texture that have always been the hallmark of Black psychology. Shades of Black explodes the myth that self-hatred is the dominant theme in Black identity. With a thorough review of social scientific literature on Negro identity conducted between 1936 and 1967, Cross demonstrates that important themes of mental health and adaptive strength have been frequently overlooked by scholars, both Black and White, obsessed with proving Black pathology. He examines the Black Power Movement and critics who credit this era with a comprehensive change in Black self-esteem. Allowing for a considerable gain in group identity among Black people during this period, Cross shows how, before this, working and middle class, and even many poor Black families were able to offer their progeny a legacy of mental health and personal strength that sustained them in their struggles for political and cultural consensus. Author note: William E. Cross, Jr., is a psychologist and Associate Professor in the Africana Studies and Research Center of Cornell University.

23 Shades Of Black

Author : Barbara D'Amato
ISBN : 9781604867053
Genre : Fiction
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This tense, psychological thriller set in the East Village punk scene during the early 1980s shadows a single evening shift of NYPD cop Filomena Buscarsela. When Filomena learns that the toxic leak may have been sabotage, and a key witness—an East Village artist—dies in a suspicious accident, she decides to pursue the case on her own by cruising the Alphabet City punk rock clubs for clues about the artist’s last days. But as she attempts to punish environmental criminals, Filomena finds the case, and her personal life, begin to crumble. A taut noir tempered with a cynical sense of humor, this mystery novel is a sociological snapshot of a working-class Latina in New York City.

Shades Of Black

Author : Sandra L. Pinkney
ISBN : 0439802512
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Photographs and poetic text celebrate the beauty and diversity of African American children. On board pages.

Motherlove In Shades Of Black

Author : Gloria Thomas Pillow
ISBN : 9780786456406
Genre : Social Science
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"This book examines the mother figure in six works: how the mother negotiates the ragged, hostile landscape of a prohibitive environment to love, protect, and raise her children. Informed by psychological analysis, it reveals the forces that create the unique tensions of the African American mother's life, strategies for survival, and nurturing she gives her children"--Provided by publisher.

Shades Of Black

Author : David A. Bailey
ISBN : UOM:39015060839324
Genre : Art
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A history of the last twenty years of black arts in Britain, focusing on the eighties, a decade of such arts explosion.

Shades Of Black

Author : Eleanor Taylor Bland
ISBN : 9781101204832
Genre : Fiction
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A dazzling collection of crime and mystery stories, Shades of Black is a landmark achievement. Bringing together today's brightest talent from the field-from Walter Mosley, "one of America's best mystery writers" (New York Times), to the late Hugh Holton, whose "gift for retaining suspense is golden" (Chicago Sun-Times)-it is the first anthology of African-American mystery writers. Shades of Black is not only a tribute to the art of storytelling-it's a fascinating foray into the rich and widely varied African-American experience. Includes stories by: Frankie Y. Bailey • Jacqueline Turner Banks • Chris Benson • Eleanor Taylor Bland and Anthony Bland • Patricia E. Canterbury • Christopher Chambers • Tracy Clark • Evelyn Coleman • Grace F. Edwards • Robert Greer • Terris MacMahan Grimes • Gar Anthony Haywood • Hugh Holton • Geri Spencer Hunter • Dicey Scroggins Jackson • Glenville Lovell • Lee E. Meadows • Penny Mickelbury • Walter Mosley • Percy Spurlark Parker • Gary Phillips • Charles Shipps

Chinese Ink Painting

Author : Jean Long
ISBN : UVA:X001038286
Genre : Ink painting
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Shades Of Black

Author : Revish Windham
ISBN : STANFORD:36105035355093
Genre : Autographs
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Twelve Shades Of Black

Author : Joy Kuhn
ISBN : UVA:X000072312
Genre : Blacks
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