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American Black Women in the Arts and Social Sciences; A Bibliographic Survey

by Ora Williams

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Social Science / African-American Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996785M
    ISBN 100810846608
    ISBN 109780810846609
    OCLC/WorldCa66126033

      Representation matters: Girls do better on science tests when their textbooks include images of female a survey by Microsoft found that girls in Europe begin to show interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields at 11 years old but lose it at around 15—and a lack of female role models is one reason for the drop in interest.   Key achievements in Brooks career include being the first African-American author to win a Pulitzer Prize in ; being appointed Poet Laureate of the State of Illinois in ; being appointed as a Distinguished Professor of the Arts, City College of the City University of New York in ; the first First African-American woman to serve a.

    In , Beal helped clarify the struggles of black women in the influential essay “Double Jeopardy: To Be Black and Female” that also appeared in the landmark anthology The Black Woman, which ushered in a new wave of black female writers. Beal identified capitalism as a key factor in the chasm between black men and women. designing Black history home study courses for school-aged children, establishing a K Black history teacher journal, and promoting Negro History Week (now Black History Month) in schools. 2 Woodson envisioned these programs as temporary, and only the first steps at integrating K Black history within the mainstream social studies curriculum.

    These women have, since birth, faced two palpable strikes against them: Being black in a predominantly white society and being a woman in a patriarchal system of oppression. According to the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) census, African Americans comprise percent of nationwide newsroom employees. The National Endowment for the Arts is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation.


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Reference works and guides to collections are also included. A chronology of some significant dates in the history of American black women and selected individual bibliographies and biographies are provided.

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