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The Handbook of Black Studies is the first resource to bring together research and scholarship in the field of African-American studies in one volume. Editors Molefi Kete Asante and Maulana Karenga, along with a pre-eminent group of contributors, examine various aspects of the field of Black Studies. Organized into three parts, this Handbook explores historical and cultural foundations, philosophical and conceptual bases, and critical and analytical concepts.
Chapter 2: Black to the Future: Black Studies and Network Nommo
Black to the Future: Black Studies and Network Nommo
The nationalist origins of the modern Black Studies movement are a generally accepted interpretation of how that movement came into being, and that interpretation is the premise for some observations I want to make about the current status of Black Studies and the profound opportunities that information technology offers for returning Black Studies to its nationalist origins. Although there are numerous ideas associated with the nationalism of that period, the core nationalist concept I use to organize my discussion is the ongoing assumption that an identifiable and unique African worldview exists and that that said worldview is the foundation for best practices in all walks of African American ...