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The Resource Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora : Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Elisa Joy White

Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora : Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Elisa Joy White

Label
Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora : Dublin, New Orleans, Paris
Title
Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora
Title remainder
Dublin, New Orleans, Paris
Statement of responsibility
Elisa Joy White
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Elisa Joy White investigates the contemporary African Diaspora communities in Dublin, New Orleans, and Paris and their role in the interrogation of modernity and social progress. Beginning with an examination of Dublin's emergent African immigrant community, White shows how the community's negotiation of racism, immigration status, and xenophobia exemplifies the ways in which idealist representations of global societies are contradicted by the prevalence of racial, ethnic, and cultural conflicts within them. Through the consideration of three contemporaneous events-the deportations of Nigerian
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Elisa Joy
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blacks in the Diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African diaspora
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Dublin (Ireland)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Paris (France)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Race relations
  • African Americans
  • African diaspora
  • Blacks
  • France
  • Ireland
  • Louisiana
  • Community life -- France -- Paris
  • Community life -- Ireland -- Dublin
  • Community life -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
  • Dublin (Ireland) -- Race relations
  • New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations
  • Paris (France) -- Race relations
  • Social Science
Label
Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora : Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Elisa Joy White
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. The African Diaspora in Dublin; 1. Decolonization, Racism, and the Retro- Global Society; 2. Status, Numbers, and the "Retro" Revealed; 3. Media Representation and Black Presence; 4. Racism, Immigrant Status, and Black Life; 5. A Community in the Making; Part II. The Glitches of Modernity; 6. Dublin: The Olukunle Elukanlo Case; 7. New Orleans: Race Meets Antediluvian Modernity; 8. Paris: The Liberating Quality of Race; 9. Conclusion: Toward a Modern Future; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M
Control code
ocn796384106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253001283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021084061
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gk8hk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796384106
Label
Modernity, freedom, and the African diaspora : Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Elisa Joy White
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. The African Diaspora in Dublin; 1. Decolonization, Racism, and the Retro- Global Society; 2. Status, Numbers, and the "Retro" Revealed; 3. Media Representation and Black Presence; 4. Racism, Immigrant Status, and Black Life; 5. A Community in the Making; Part II. The Glitches of Modernity; 6. Dublin: The Olukunle Elukanlo Case; 7. New Orleans: Race Meets Antediluvian Modernity; 8. Paris: The Liberating Quality of Race; 9. Conclusion: Toward a Modern Future; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M
Control code
ocn796384106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253001283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021084061
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gk8hk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796384106

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