ERIC Number: EJ387907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Academic Odyssey: The Training of an African Sociologist.
Woldemikael, Tekle M.
American Sociologist, v19 n4 p378-84 Win 1988
Traces the author's experiences in a Eurocentric graduate training program relative to institutional pressures, cultural conflict, interactionism, and U.S. racism. Concludes that experiences caused an intellectual shift to viewpoint of a marginal Black sociologist who focuses upon the experiences and history of persons of African descent in the United States. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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