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Technology and the African-American Experience

Needs and Opportunities for Study

by Bruce Sinclair

  • 96 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • History,
  • Technology / History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9868365M
    ISBN 100262693445
    ISBN 109780262693448

    The African American experience in Kansas and the region is a major area of focus, with the legacy of African American individuals, families, businesses, churches, and schools documented through substantial collections of correspondence, photographs, organizational, educational and business records, books, pamphlets and newspapers.   Writing the African-American Experience Publishing works that offer social insight and personal catharsis in the wake of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me.

    Description of the book "A Hammer in Their Hands: A Documentary History of Technology and the African-American Experience": Scholars working at the intersection of African-American history and the history of technology are redefining the idea of technology to include the work of the skilled artisan and the ingenuity of the self-taught inventor.   The Black Book, which was first published 35 years ago, was like a scrapbook of the African-American experience: In its pages, there were photographs of .

    Provides a unique sociological exploration of the African American experience and how it has been specifically impacted by culprits such as slavery and racism. Because "race" still matters in the United States, every section of this book explores the sociological impact of slavery and racism on the experiences of black Americans. PLACING AN ORDER- Online through this website. You can search for books by title or subject matter, put them in your cart, and pay for them online using a credit card. - Phone at Monday through Friday, am to pm Eastern - Mail, with a check to QuakerBooks of FCG enclosedSend your mail order to QuakerBooks, c/o PSSC, 46 Development Rd, Fitchburg, MA


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Race and technology are two of the most powerful motifs in American history, but until recently they have not often been considered in relation to each other. This collection of essays examines the intersection of the two in a variety of social and technological contexts, pointing out, as the subtitle (borrowed from Brooke Hindle's classic work Early American Technology) puts it, the.

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Womack. out of 5 stars Format: Paperback. A Hammer In Their Hands book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Scholars working at the intersection of African-American history a /5. A Bibliography of Technology and the African-American Experience Abstract Over the last three decades or so, the field of the history of technology has expanded tremendously in both breadth and depth.

Researchers in the United States and other countries have produced literally thousands of. Bruce Sinclair (Ed.), Technology and the African American Experience: Needs and Opportunities for Study. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, $ hardcover. Technology has always been a central aspect of the American cultural ethos toward progress and innovation.

The ideas of Yan-kee Ingenuity and American Inventiveness are among the United. Black churches in America have long been recognized as the most independent, stable, and dominant institutions in black communities.

In The Black Church in the African American Experience, based on a ten-year study, is the largest nongovernmental study of urban and rural churches ever undertaken and the first major field study on the subject since the s. A Hammer in Their Hands: A Documentary History of Technology and the African-American Experience (The MIT Press) [Pursell, Carroll] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A Hammer in Their Hands: A Documentary History of Technology and the /5(2). A Hammer in Their Hands and its companion volume of essays, Technology and the African-American Experience (MIT Press, ) will be essential references in an emerging area of study.

Product Details About the AuthorPages: Get this from a library. Technology and the African-American experience: needs and opportunities for study. [Bruce Sinclair;] -- This collection of essays examines the interaction of race and technology in a variety of social and technological contexts.

Includes bibliographical references and index Integrating the histories of race and technology / Bruce Sinclair -- Landscapes of technology transfer: rice cultivation and African continuities / Judith Carney -- Invention and innovation, / Portia James -- History in the funny papers / Bruce Sinclair -- New South, new North: region, ideology, and access in industrial education / Nina.

Get this from a library. A hammer in their hands: a documentary history of technology and the African-American experience. [Carroll W Pursell; Lemelson Center.;] -- 'A Hammer in Their Hands' collects newspaper & magazine articles, advertisements for runaway slaves, letters, folklore, excerpts from biography & fiction, legal patents, protest pamphlets, & other.

Technology and the African-American Experience by Bruce Sinclair,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A Hammer in Their Hands: A Documentary History of Technology and the African-American Experience by Carroll W Pursell (Editor) starting at $ A Hammer in Their Hands: A Documentary History of Technology and the African-American Experience has 1 available editions to buy at.

The book reminded the reader that from the end of the slave era ineducation was universally viewed by African Americans as one of the primary pathways to success in American society.

NPR coverage of The African American Experience: Black History and Culture Through Original Speeches, Letters, Editorials, Poems, Songs, and Stories by Kai Wright. News, author interviews, critics. The history of African-Americans since the discovery of the New World is the story of their encounter with technology, an encounter that has proved perhaps irremediably devastating to their hopes.

The African American Experience in Texas collects for the first time the finest historical research and writing on African Americans in Texas. Covering the time period between and the late s, the selections highlight the significant role that black Texans played in the development of the state.

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