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Africa and its diasporas : rethinking struggles for recognition and empowerment / edited by Behnaz A. Mirzai and Bonny Ibhawoh.

Other author/creatorMirzai, Behnaz A., editor.
Other author/creatorIbhawoh, Bonny, editor.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Trenton, New Jersey : Africa World Press, 2019.
Descriptionpages cm
Contents Introduction / Behnaz A. Mirzai and Bonny Ibhawoh -- From Bilal to Barack : what are the implications for recognition, empowerment and equity in the African diaspora? / Edward A. Alpers -- "Where the path break :" divergent diasporas and Black emancipation / O.B. Oduntan -- "Resilient but disempowered : representations of African pearl divers in contemporary heritage discourses versus early twentieth-century manumission records in the UAE" / John Thabiti Willis -- Tracing Baluch identity in Zanzibar / Amirbahram Arabahmadi -- UNESCO slave route project : a reparative vehicle of historical truth-telling about transatlantic slavery? / David Wilkins -- Debating the place of African Americans in California, 1850-1870 / Dana Elizabeth Weiner -- Nationalists and dissidents : African anti-colonialism and the making of universal human rights / Bonny Ibhawoh -- Labor in the context of immigration : a new form of slavery? Reading two contemporary Nigerian novels / Fouad Mami -- Empowering the nation : education and self-reliance in Julius Nyerere's political thought / Adebisi Alade -- Gender-based violence and the problem of modern-day slavery within the sex trade / Dolana Mogadime.
General noteProceedings of a conference held 2014 at Brock University, St. Catharines, Canada.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formConference papers and proceedings.
LCCN 2018043305
ISBN9781569026120 (hbk)

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