ERIC Number: EJ483053
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Afrinesians of the Americas: A New Concept of Ethnic Identity.
Harper, Frederick D.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v22 n1 p3-6 Jan 1994
Proposes new term, Afrinesians, to describe persons of African descent who reside in North America, South America, Central America, and the Caribbean and who primarily have mixed ethnic backgrounds--African plus Indian and/or Caucasian. Contends that healthy ethnic identity must encompass acceptance of one's whole ethnic heritage and eventual acceptance of or tolerance for other ethnicities and cultures. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A