Item description for Organizing Black America: An Encyclopedia of African American Associations (Special -Reference) by Nina Mjagkij...
With information on over 500 organizations, their founders and membership, this unique encyclopedia is an invaluable resource on the history of African-American activism. Entries on both historical and contemporary organizations include: * African Aid Society * African-Americans for Humanism * Black Academy of Arts and Letters * Black Women's Liberation Committee * Minority Women in Science * National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists * National Dental Association * National Medical Association * Negro Railway Labor Executives Committee * Pennsylvania Freedmen's Relief Association * Women's Missionary Society, African Methodist Episcopal Church * and many more.
Citations And Professional Reviews Organizing Black America: An Encyclopedia of African American Associations (Special -Reference) by Nina Mjagkij has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Library Journal - 11/01/2000 page 104
Booklist - 08/01/2001 page 2171
Choice - 07/01/2001 page 1942
Booklist Ed Choice Reference - 01/01/2002 page 771
American Reference Bks Annual - 01/01/2002 page 141
Rec Ref Bks for Small/Med Libr - 01/01/2002 page 64
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.29" Width: 8.77" Height: 1.64" Weight: 4.4 lbs.
Release Date Jan 16, 2001
ISBN 0815323093 ISBN13 9780815323099
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More About Nina Mjagkij
Nina Mjagkij is Associate Professor of History and Director of African-American Studies at Ball State University. She is the author of "Light in the Darkness: African Americans and the YMCA, 1852-1946".