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The African diaspora : slavery, modernity, and globalization / Toyin Falola

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Author:
Falola, Toyin  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 418 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
United States
Date:
2013
Notes:
Reviewed by Arogundade Nurudeen Olatoye in Journal of African history (Cambridge, England) 56 (1) 2015, pages 171-173
Contents:
Introduction: the old and the new African diaspora -- Africa and slavery in a transnational context -- The slave mutiny of 1839: the colonization of memory and spaces -- The centralization of Africa and the intellectualization of blackness -- Communalism, Africanism, and Pan-Africanism -- Atlantic Yoruba and the expanding frontiers of Yoruba culture and politics -- Politics, slavery, servitude, and the construction of Yoruba identity -- Orisa music, dance, and modernity -- Western education and Transatlantic connections -- Africa in the diaspora and the diaspora in Africa: toward an integrated body of knowledge -- Tanure Ojaide and Akin Ogundiran: knowledge circulation and the diasporic interface -- Nollywood and the creative world of Aderonke Adesola Adesanya: the African impact on global cultures -- Globalization and contemporary cultures -- Postscript: United States foreign policy on Africa in the twenty-first century
Topic:
African diaspora  Search this
Globalization  Search this
Africans  Search this
Transnationalism  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1027849