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African Americans in business

African Americans in business

the path towards empowerment : essays on black entrepreneurship from the African background to the present : 73rd national celebration of Afro-American history

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Published by Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History, Inc. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • African American business enterprises -- History,
    • Entrepreneurship -- United States,
    • Success in business -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLarry L. Martin, editor-in-chief ... [et al.].
      ContributionsMartin, Larry L., 1941-, Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2344.5.U6 A37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL97076M
      LC Control Number99209689

      This legal precedent permitted the image of African Americans to be reduced to caricatures in popular culture. Decades-old ephemera and current-day incarnations of African American stereotypes, including Mammy, Mandingo, Sapphire, Uncle Tom and watermelon, have been informed by the legal and social status of African Americans. Books shelved as african-american-fiction: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, The Color Purple by Alice Walker, The Bluest Eye by Toni M.

        By claiming to be a history of African American businesses in Omaha, this article has to begin with the acknowledgment of racism and the usage of white supremacy to stifle the economic mobility of Black people throughout the city’s history. Despite that, African Americans have built, owned, sustained and thrived in business since before the Civil War. Get this from a library! Great African Americans in business. [Pat Rediger] -- Examines the lives of more than ten African American men and women, including Oprah Winfrey, Don Cornelius, and Naomi Sims, with the obstacles they each overcame.

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