Table of contents for Creating Black Americans : African-American history and its meanings, 1619 to the present / Nell Irvin Painter.

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1. Africa and Black Americans

2. Captives Transported, 1619-ca. 1850

3. A Diasporic People, 1630-ca. 1850

4. Those Who Were Free, ca. 1770-1859

5. Those Who Were Enslaved, ca.

6. Civil War and Emancipation, 1859-1865

7. The Larger Reconstruction, 1864-1896

8. Hard-Working People in the Depths of Segregation, 1896-ca. 1919

9. The New Negro, 1915-1932

10. Radicals and Democrats, 1930-1940

11. The Second World War and the Promise of

Internationalism, 1940-1948

12. Cold War Civil Rights: 1948-1960

13. Protest Makes a Civil Rights Revolution: 1960-1967

14. Black Power, 1966-1980

15. Authenticity and Diversity in the Era of Hip-Hop, 1980-2004

Epilogue: A Snapshot of African Americans at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- History -- Pictorial works.
African American arts.
African American artists.