The American Image of Africa : Myth & Reality


The American Image of Africa : Myth & Reality



By Felix N. Okoye.

Publication Date


Publication Information

2nd edition.

New York : Third Press International, 1978.

157 p. : illustrations ; 23 cm.


African American Studies


African & African-American Studies


Located in Drake Library at: E184.7 .O4 1978

CONTENTS: Africans and African American in changing world trends / Ali A. Mazrui -- The nation-state and public policy in Africa / Seth N. Asumah -- Fruits of independence or the burden of freedom : reflections on George B.N. Ayittey's Africa betrayed / John K. Marah -- On the limits of feminist cross-cultural analysis / Mechthild Nagel -- Contending analyses of African women in the informal sector and responses to debt crises / Donna L. Doane and Ibipo Johnston-Anumonwo -- Soccer, racism, ethnic identity and reconciliation in the old and new South Africa / Connie M. Anderson, Jason Clarke and Andrew Perzigian -- Evaluating the proliferation and impacts of water hyacinth in Lake Victoria, Kenya / Florence L. Margai and James N. Oigara -- Kofi Awoonor : ""tribal"" neo-oralist / Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr. -- Global capitalism, racial formations and Africana studes / Darryl C. Thomas : The effects of western eduation on blacks in South Africa and African Americans in the United States / Valencia C. Perkins and Seth N. Asumah -- Whiteness studies and literature classroms / Victoria Boynton -- Racial identity and policy making / Seth N. Asumah -- Understanding Mumia / Larry Ashley."

The American Image of Africa : Myth & Reality