African American/Black Studies

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1. What factors differentiate the history and experience of African Americans from those of Asian, Hispanic, and Native Americans? The factors that would separate African Americans from racial ethnic groups would be their involuntary immigration and initial enslavement. Other groups came in hopes of political freedom and economic opportunity. While African Americans history and experience were based upon economic exploitation, the denial of freedom, denied their language, history, culture, ancestral ties and homeland affiliation. 2. Define African American or Black Studies and enumerate its major educational and social objectives. African American or Black Studies is defined as “A field of study that systematically treats the past and present
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