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- African-americans a.k.a. African American: African Americans, also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans, is an ethnic group of citizens or residents of the United States with total or partial ancestry from any of the native populations of Sub-Saharan Africa. The term may also be used to include only those individuals who are descended from African slaves. As a compound adjective, the term is usually hyphenated as African-American.
- also known as Black American, Afro-American, Black, Africian-American
- African-americans a.k.a. African Americans is a website category.
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The Cause of Cosmopolitanism (2010)
Dispositions, Models, Transformations by Patrick O'Donovan, Laura Rascaroli
NIAMH DOHENY Cosmopolitan Belonging and African- American Identity in the 1920s and 1930s: The Films of Oscar Micheaux To discuss cosmopolitanism in relation to African-Americans is a complex task, beset with many difficulties that ...
by Faustine Childress Jones-Wilson
SLAVERY, AFRICAN- AMERICAN EDUCATION DURING 431 the vast majority of free African-Americans had to do without instruction. Even the efforts to support formal learning were often curtailed by fear of slave insurrection influenced by ...
Encyclopedia of Homelessness (2004)
by David Levinson
African-Americans ———5 tion, there is a clear difference in the types of jobs African-Americans are likely to hold. African-Amer- icans are overrepresented in low-paying service jobs and underrepresented in higher-paying professional and ...
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African Americans make up about 13 percent of the U.S. population but comprise 32 percent of patients treated for kidney failure, giving them a kidney failure rate that is 4.2 times greater than that of white Americans. (Xavier Becerra)
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