African Americans

ETHNONYMS: (contemporary) : Black Americans, Afro-Americans; (archaic): Colored, Negro

See also Black Creoles of Louisiana , Sea Islanders


Asante, Molefi, and Mark Mattson (1990). The Historical and Cultural Atlas of African Americans. New York: Macmillan.

Baughman, E. Earl (1971). Black Americans. New York: Academic Press.

Frazier, Thomas R. (1988). Afro American History: Primary Sources. 2nd ed. Chicago: Dorsey Press.

Harding, Vincent (1981). There Is a River. New York: Vintage.

Henry, Charles (1990). Culture and African American Politics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

McPherson, James, et al. (1971). Blacks in America: Bibliographic Essays. Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books.


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ow African Americans are engaged in every sector of the American economy, though the level of integration in some sectors is less than in others.

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