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Title The African diaspora in the U.S. and Canada at the dawn of the 21st century / edited by John W. Frazier, Joe T. Darden, and Norah F. Henry
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 373 pages :) : illustrations, maps (some color)
Series A Global Academic Publishing book
Global academic publishing book.
Contents An introduction to the African diaspora in the United States and Canada at the dawn of the 21st century / N.F. Henry, J.T. Darden, and J.W. Frazier -- The African diaspora in Canada / J.T. Darden and C. Teixeira -- The African diaspora in Montréal and Halifax : a comparative overview of "the entangled burdens of race, class, and space" / J. Mensah and D. Firang -- The African diaspora : historical and contemporary immigration and employment practices in Toronto / J.T. Darden -- Housing experiences of new African immigrants and refugees in Toronto / C. Teixeira -- Race, place, and social mobility of Jamaicans in Toronto / T.A. Jones -- A perspective of the African diaspora in the United States / N. Blyden and F.A. Akiwumi -- Austin : a city divided / E. Skop -- The African diaspora in a changing metropolitan region : the case of Atlanta, Georgia / R.D. Bullard -- Geographic racial equality in America's most segregated metropolitan : Detroit / J.T. Darden -- Place, race and displacement following Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans / L.R. Rawlings -- Black New York City out-migrants, 1995-2000 : opportunity and destination choice / J.W. Frazier and M.E. Harvey -- Deconstructing the Black populations of New York City and Miami-Dade county / T.D. Boswell and I.M. Sheskin -- Jamaicans in Broward County, Florida / J.W. Frazier -- Africans in Washington, DC : Ethiopian ethnic institutions and immigrant adjustment / E. Chacko -- Somalis in Maine / F.A. Akiwumi and L.E. Estaville -- Liberians and African Americans : settlement and ethnic separation in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area / E.P. Scott -- Globalization and Ghanian immigrant trajectories to Cincinnati : who benefits? / I.E.A. Yeboah -- Ethnic small-business relocations : a case study in the Bronx, NY, 2007 / E. Ofori, J.W. Frazier, and E.L. Tettey-Fio -- The African diaspora in the United States and Canada at the dawn of the 21st century : themes and concluding perspectives / J.T. Darden, N.F. Henry and J.W. Frazier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-369) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
African diaspora.
Blacks -- Race identity -- Canada.
Blacks -- Canada -- Social conditions.
Canada -- Race relations.
United States -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Darden, Joe T.
Frazier, John W.
Henry, Norah F. (Norah Fox)
ISBN 1438436858 (electronic bk.)
9781438436852 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)