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Constructing the Black masculine

identity and ideality in African American men"s literature and culture, 1775-1995

by Maurice O. Wallace

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • African American men -- Race identity.,
    • African American men -- Psychology.,
    • Masculinity -- United States.,
    • Ideals (Psychology),
    • African American men -- Intellectual life.,
    • African American intellectuals -- History.,
    • African American men in literature.,
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMaurice O. Wallace.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.625 .W355 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 236 p. :
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3939625M
      ISBN 100822328542, 0822328690
      LC Control Number2001006934

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