Download e-book for iPad: Black Star: African American Activism in the International by Ramla M. Bandele

By Ramla M. Bandele

ISBN-10: 0252033396

ISBN-13: 9780252033391

This e-book describes how the 1st African American mass political association was once in a position to achieve aid from in the course of the African diaspora to finance the Black celebrity Line, a black service provider marine that might shape the root of an enclave economic system after international battle I. Ramla M. Bandele explores the concept that of diaspora itself and the way it's been utilized to the research of émigré and different ethnic networks.

In characterizing the historic and political context of the Black famous person Line, Bandele analyzes the foreign political financial system in the course of 1919-25 and considers the black politics of the period, focusing rather on Marcus Garvey's common Negro development organization for its construction of the Black big name Line. She deals an in-depth case research of the Black megastar Line for instance of the African diaspora trying to hyperlink groups and perform a transnational political and financial undertaking. Arguing that ethnic networks should be valid actors in foreign politics and economics, Bandele additionally indicates, notwithstanding, that activists in any given diaspora don't consistently functionality as a unit.

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