ERIC Number: EJ612431
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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A Layover in Detroit, or Wherein Lies the Future of Black Studies?
Boyd, Melba Joyce
Souls, v2 n3 p37-42 Sum 2000
Examines possibilities for the future of black studies, highlighting Detroit as a focal point for historical analysis. Discusses the development of the Department of Africana Studies at Wayne State University, examining historical events that directly relate to discussions about the future of black studies. Investigates why black studies is so removed from the black community, examining issues of social class. (SM)
Descriptors: Black History, Black Studies, Higher Education, Racial Bias, Social Class, United States History
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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