Books tagged: african american studies

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Silent Genocide: American Education and the Massacre of the Black Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
Silent Genocide is an examination of the devastating effect that the American educational system has had on the minds of Black students. Everyday, schools thoroughly train Black students to be obedient servants and defenders of the social, political, and cultural order that oppresses them. This text succinctly explains the problem and offers a solution that frees Black minds from their bondage.
Hip Hop Tried 2 Kill Me
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
The pursuit of hip hop stardom is a road many travel in the urban community. Taking their life in poverty, drugs, the attraction of crime, & setting it to music for the world to listen to. Only to discover that the music business is more cut throat than the corners in the hood they are trying so hard to escape. Ride along with Fleetwood as he deals with the ups & downs, ins & outs of the rap game.
Victory Courts: The Story of Coach Hughes and the PVIL I.M. Terrell Panthers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The book focuses on the life and career of legendary basketball coach, Robert L. Hughes, and the direct influence he had on generations of young athletes in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Victory Courts explores historical and socially relevant issues such as the role of family, community, education, and ways that high school and collegiate sports brought dignity and cultural change across the racia