Academic journal article The Journal of Pan African Studies (Online)

The Sage Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America

Academic journal article The Journal of Pan African Studies (Online)

The Sage Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America

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Shujaa, Mwalimu J and Kenya J. Shuijaa, eds. The Sage Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications, 2015, pp.992, 150 figures and photos, ISBN: 145225821X.

This encyclopedia provides a ready reference on the retention and continuity of African culture within the United States, and this, its conceptual framework holds that culture is a form of self-knowledge and knowledge about self in the world as transmitted from one person to another. Second, that African people continuously create their own cultural history as they move through time and space. And third, that African descended people living outside of Africa are also contributors to and participate in the creation of African cultural history. …

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