The African-American Odyssey, Volume 1

The African-American Odyssey, Volume 1, 7th edition

  • Darlene Clark Hine, 
  • William C. Hine, 
  • Stanley C. Harrold

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Overview

The African-American Odyssey reviews Black history within a broad social, cultural, and political framework, conveying the central role of African Americans in American history. It traces the journey of African Americans, their rich culture, and quest to counter oppression and racism.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780137537150

Subject: History

Category: African American History

Table of contents

PART I - BECOMING AFRICAN AMERICAN
1. Africa, ca. 6000 bce-ca. 1600 ce
2. Middle Passage, ca. 1450-1809
3. Black People in Colonial North America, 1526-1763
4. Rising Expectations: African Americans and the Struggle for Independence, 1763-1783
5. African Americans in the New Nation, 1783-1820

PART II - SLAVERY, ABOLITION, AND THE QUEST FOR FREEDOM: THE COMING OF THE CIVIL WAR, 1793-1861
6. Life in the Cotton Kingdom, 1793-1861
7. Free Black People in Antebellum America, 1820-1861
8. Opposition to Slavery, 1730-1833
9. Let Your Motto Be Resistance, 1833-1850
10. "And Black People Were at the Heart of It": The United States Disunites Over Slavery, 1846-1861

PART III - THE CIVIL WAR, EMANCIPATION, AND BLACK RECONSTRUCTION: THE SECOND AMERICAN REVOLUTION
11. Liberation: African Americans and the Civil War, 1861-1865
12. The Meaning of Freedom: The Promise of Reconstruction, 1865-1868
13. The Meaning of Freedom: The Failure of Reconstruction, 1868-1877

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