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Research interests

Topics of research interest include achievement gap, opportunity gap, and educational disparities.

Research interests

  • achievement gap
  • educational disparities
  • opportunity gap

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research interest Social Sciences
Black Power Arts & Humanities
Holidays Arts & Humanities
African Americans Arts & Humanities
Cultural Nationalism Arts & Humanities

Projects 2015 2016

Research Output 2006 2010

3 Citations (Scopus)
Holidays
Black Power
African Americans
Pride
Cultural Significance
4 Citations (Scopus)

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

Mayes, K. A., 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

Cultural Nationalism
Holidays
Black Power

'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

Kwanzaa and the African-American Holiday Tradition

Mayes, K. A., 2006, American Holidays and National Days. Travers, L. (ed.). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter