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The black American reference book / edited by Mabel M. Smythe ; sponsored by the Phelps-Stokes Fund.

Contributor(s): Smythe, Mabel M. (Mabel Murphy) | Davis, John P. (John Preston), 1905-1973. American Negro reference book | Phelps-Stokes Fund.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1976Description: xxviii, 1026 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 013077586X :; 9780130775863.Subject(s): African Americans | African Americans -- history -- United States | Schwarze | USADDC classification: 301.45/19/6073 Other classification: HD 710 | MG 70968 | MS 3300 | MS 3450
Contents:
A brief history / John Hope Franklin -- The legal status of the black American / Constance Baker Motley ; foreword by Robert L. Carter -- Black personality in American society / Charles A. Pinderhughes -- The black population in the United States / Karl E. Taeuber and Alma F. Taeuber -- The black role in the economy / Mabel M. Smythe -- The black American worker / Dorothy K. Newman -- The black American in agriculture / Calvin L. Beale -- The black family / Joseph H. Douglass and Mabel M. Smythe -- The black woman : selected list of black women on achievement / Ernestein Walker -- Young black Americans / Christine Philpot Clark -- Educating black Americans / Regina Goff -- The black professional / Hugh H. Smythe -- Blacks and American foundations : two views / Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. and Ernest Kaiser. A historical survey / Ernest Kaiser. Attitudes and outlook / Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. -- Afro-American religion / Harry V. Richardson and Nathan Wright, Jr. The origin and development of the established churches / Harry V. Richardson. Non-establishment black religion / Nathan Wright, Jr. -- Prejudice : a symposium / Gordon W. Allport, Thomas F. Pettigrew, and Robin M. Williams, Jr. Prejudice and the individual / Gordon W. Allport. Prejudice and the situation / Thomas F. Pettigrew. Prejudice and society / Robin M. Williams, Jr. -- Black protest in America / Robert H. Brisbane -- The black role in American politics : part I, the present / Hugh H. Smythe and Carl B. Stokes -- The black role in American politics : part II, the past / G. James Fleming -- Black participation in U.S. foreign relations / Hugh H. Smythe and Elliott P. Skinner -- Black Americans and Africa / Inez Smith Reid -- Black influences in the American theater : part I / Langston Hughes -- Black influences in the American theater: part II, 1960 and after / Helen Armstead Johnson -- The black contribution to American letters : part I / Arna Bontemps -- The black contribution to American letters : part II, the writer as activist--1960 and after / Larry Neal -- Afro-American music / Wendell Whalum, David Baker, and Richard A. Long -- Afro-American art / Edmund B. Gaither -- The popular media : part I, the mission of black newsmen / Luther P. Jackson, Jr. -- The popular media : part II, the black role in radio and television / George E. Norford -- Black participation in the Armed Forces / Richard J. Stillman, II -- The black American in sports / Edwin B. Henderson.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
E185 .D25 1976 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100522853

Previous ed., by John P. Davis, published in 1966 under title: The American Negro reference book.

Includes bibliographies and index.

A brief history / John Hope Franklin -- The legal status of the black American / Constance Baker Motley ; foreword by Robert L. Carter -- Black personality in American society / Charles A. Pinderhughes -- The black population in the United States / Karl E. Taeuber and Alma F. Taeuber -- The black role in the economy / Mabel M. Smythe -- The black American worker / Dorothy K. Newman -- The black American in agriculture / Calvin L. Beale -- The black family / Joseph H. Douglass and Mabel M. Smythe -- The black woman : selected list of black women on achievement / Ernestein Walker -- Young black Americans / Christine Philpot Clark -- Educating black Americans / Regina Goff -- The black professional / Hugh H. Smythe -- Blacks and American foundations : two views / Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. and Ernest Kaiser. A historical survey / Ernest Kaiser. Attitudes and outlook / Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. -- Afro-American religion / Harry V. Richardson and Nathan Wright, Jr. The origin and development of the established churches / Harry V. Richardson. Non-establishment black religion / Nathan Wright, Jr. -- Prejudice : a symposium / Gordon W. Allport, Thomas F. Pettigrew, and Robin M. Williams, Jr. Prejudice and the individual / Gordon W. Allport. Prejudice and the situation / Thomas F. Pettigrew. Prejudice and society / Robin M. Williams, Jr. -- Black protest in America / Robert H. Brisbane -- The black role in American politics : part I, the present / Hugh H. Smythe and Carl B. Stokes -- The black role in American politics : part II, the past / G. James Fleming -- Black participation in U.S. foreign relations / Hugh H. Smythe and Elliott P. Skinner -- Black Americans and Africa / Inez Smith Reid -- Black influences in the American theater : part I / Langston Hughes -- Black influences in the American theater: part II, 1960 and after / Helen Armstead Johnson -- The black contribution to American letters : part I / Arna Bontemps -- The black contribution to American letters : part II, the writer as activist--1960 and after / Larry Neal -- Afro-American music / Wendell Whalum, David Baker, and Richard A. Long -- Afro-American art / Edmund B. Gaither -- The popular media : part I, the mission of black newsmen / Luther P. Jackson, Jr. -- The popular media : part II, the black role in radio and television / George E. Norford -- Black participation in the Armed Forces / Richard J. Stillman, II -- The black American in sports / Edwin B. Henderson.

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