African-American and African Studies

Research Output

2020

A view from Beale Street

Onishi, Y., Mar 1 2020, In : Modern American History. 3, 1, p. 99-102 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019
2017

Why did they die? On Combahee and the serialization of black death

Williamson, T. L., Jul 3 2017, In : Souls. 19, 3, p. 328-341 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Bla(n)ckness and the illogics of black teenage motherhood

Williamson, T. L., Sep 1 2016, In : New Centennial Review. 16, 2, p. 97-122 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The role of ethnicity in political formation in Kenya: 1963-2007

Okediji, T. O. & Siguru, W. J., Jan 1 2016, Dissent, Protest and Dispute in Africa. Taylor and Francis, p. 133-151 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Abbey Lincoln and Kazuko Shiraishi’s Art-Making as Spiritual Labor

Onishi, Y. & Gardner, T-S., 2015, Traveling Texts and the Work of Afro-Japanese Cultural Production: Two Haiku and a Microphone. Lanham: Lexington Books, p. 57 75 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Exploiting regression-discontinuity design to estimate peer effects in college - the case of class attendance

Chen, Q., Okediji, T. & Guoqiang, T., Jan 1 2015, In : Economics Bulletin. 35, 3, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

In the Life: Black Women and Serial Murder

Williamson, T. L., Mar 2015, In : Social Text. 33, 1, p. 95-114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014
2 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Quasi-experimental evidence of peer effects in first-year economics courses at a Chinese university

Chen, Q., Tian, G. & Okediji, T. O., Oct 5 2014, In : Journal of Economic Education. 45, 4, p. 304-319 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Transformatory, community based teaching about race

Brewer, R. M., Jan 1 2014, Teaching Race and Anti-Racism in Contemporary America: Adding Context to Colorblindness. Springer Netherlands, p. 159-169 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Tyler Perry and the (Mis)Representation of Christian Morality

Williamson, T. L., 2014, Womanist and Black Feminist Responses to Tyler Perry's Productions. Palgrave McMillan, p. 203-16

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

What is behind class attendance in college economics courses?

Chen, Q. & Okediji, T. O., Apr 1 2014, In : Applied Economics Letters. 21, 6, p. 433-437 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Who Is Killing Us

Williamson, T. L., 2014, Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around: Forty Years of Movement Building with Barbara Smith. SUNY Press, p. 65-71

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

21st-Century Capitalism, Austerity, and Black Economic Dispossession

Brewer, R. M., Jul 1 2013, In : Souls. 14, 3-4, p. 227-239 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The new Negro of the Pacific: How African Americans forged solidarity with Japan

Onishi, Y., Jan 1 2013, Escape from New York: The New Negro Renaissance Beyond Harlem. University of Minnesota Press, p. 127-156 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations
2012

Case studies 8. community organizing

Callero, P. L., Keithley, E., Katz-Fishman, W., Brewer, R. M., Scott, J., Willis, C., Anders, C., Stoecker, R. & Oldenburg, R., Jan 1 2012, Public Sociology: Research, Action, and Change. Sage Publications Inc, p. 271-297 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

Black women's studies: From theory to transformative practice

Brewer, R. M., Mar 1 2011, In : Socialism and Democracy. 25, 1, p. 146-156 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Social fragmentation and economic growth: Evidence from developing countries

Okediji, T. O., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Institutional Economics. 7, 1, p. 77-104 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Social Fragmentation and Economic Growth: Evidence from Developing Countries

Okediji, T. O. & Okediji, T. O., Mar 2011, In : Journal of Institutional Economics. 7, p. 77-104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

The Female Pioneer in Monique Agénor‟s L‟Aïeule de l’isle Bourbon

Githire, N. R., 2011, In : The French Review. 84, p. 36-48

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Unity of Theory and Practice: The US Social Forum and Movement Building for Social Transformation

Brewer, R. M., Katz-Fishman, W. & Scott, J., 2011, Public Sociology. Nyden, P. (ed.). Sage Publications

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Social Forum Process: The Praxis of Gender, Race, Class, Sexualities

Brewer, R. M. & Brewer, R. M., 2010, Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices. Buono, R. D. & Fasenfest, D. (eds.). Leiden: Brill Publishers, p. 57-72

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The empire bites back: Food politics and the making of a nation in Andrea Levy's works

Githire, N., Jun 1 2010, In : Callaloo. 33, 3, p. 857-873 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

The Empire Bites Back: Food Politics and the Making of a Nation in Andrea Levy‟s Works

Githire, N. R., 2010, In : Callaloo. 33, p. 857-873

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The social forum process and the Praxis of race class, gender and sexualities

Brewer, R., Jan 1 2010, Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices. Dello Buono, R. A. & Fasenfest, D. (eds.). Entomological Society of Canada, p. 57-72 16 p. (Studies in Critical Social Sciences; vol. 19).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations

The United States Social Forum: Perspectives of a Movement

Brewer, R. M., Brewer, R. M. (ed.), Karides, M. (ed.), Katz-Fishman, W. (ed.), Scott, J. (ed.) & Lovelace, A. (ed.), 2010, Chicago, Il.: ChangeMaker Publications.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2009
5 Scopus citations

New Visions, New Voices: Emerging Perspectives in East African Fiction

Githire, N. R., 2009, In : Transition. 102, p. 182-188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Presence of (Black) Liberation in Okinawan Freedom: Transnational Moments, 1968- 1972: New Histories of Black People

Onishi, Y., 2009, Extending the Diaspora: New Histories of Black People. Curry, D. Y., Duke, E. D. & Smith, M. (eds.). Urbana: University of Illinois Press, p. 178-202

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The semiotics of (not)-eating: Fasting, anorexia, & hunger strike in Ananda Devi's Le Voile de Draupadi

Githire, N., 2009, In : Nottingham French Studies. 48, 1, p. 82-93 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations
2008

Afro-Asian Solidarities and the ‘Circle of Culture’

Onishi, Y., 2008, In : Xcp: Cross-cultural Poetics. 20, p. 97-101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Just Between Us: Women in Struggle in Africa and the African Diaspora: Building Alternatives for People and Planet

Brewer, R. M. & Brewer, R. M., 2008, Solidarity Economy: Building Alternatives for People and Planet. Allard, J., Davidson, C. & Matthaei, J. (eds.). Chicago, IL: ChangeMaker Publications

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The "Color" of Brazil: Law, Ethnic Fragmentation and Economic Growth

Okediji, T. O., 2008, In : Chicago-Kent Law Review. 83, p. 185-198

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Critical Classroom: Education for Liberation & Movement Building

Brewer, R. M., Katz-Fishman, W. & Albrecht, L., 2008, Atlanta: Project South.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

79 Scopus citations
2007

Review of Steve Estes, I Am a Man!: Race, Manhood, and the Civil Rights Movement

Onishi, Y., 2007, In : Left History. 11, p. 145-147

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Unity of Theory and Family and Health

Brewer, R. M. & Brewer, R. M., 2007, The African American Almanac. Narims, B. (ed.). 10 ed. Gale Cengage Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2006

"A holiday of our own": Kwanzaa, cultural nationalism, and the promotion of a black power holiday, 1966-1985

Mayes, K., Mar 23 2006, The Black Power Movement: Rethinking the Civil Rights-Black Power Era. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 229-249 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

'A Holiday of Our Own‘: Kwanzaa, Cultural Nationalism, and the Promotion of a Black Power Holiday,‖: Rethinking the Civil Rights and Black Power Eras

Mayes, K. A., 2006, Black Power Studies: Rethinking the Civil Rights and Black Power Eras. Joseph, P. (ed.). New York, NY: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

Diaspora

Onishi, Y., 2006, In : XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics. 15/16, p. 201

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle