Related to Africana: African Languages, Africana studies


 (ăf′rĭ-kä′nə, -kăn′ə, -kā′nə)
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Materials, such as books, documents, or art objects, relating to the history or culture of African peoples.
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pl n
objects of cultural or historical interest of African origin
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(ˌæf rɪˈkæn ə, -ˈkɑ nə, -ˈkeɪ nə)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
books, documents, artifacts, artistic works, etc., reflecting or concerned with African history, life, or culture.
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Stockton University announced that for the fall 2019 semester it will offer a bachelor of arts degree in Africana Studies.
Tomi Adeaga [TA]: Ao longo dos anos, tenho percebido e criticado bastante o modo como a literatura feminina africana e traduzida, por exemplo, em alemao.
Tshibangu se desarrolla en tres grandes fases: desde las primeras intuiciones acerca de una teologia africana y de un cristianismo africano, a la investigacion sobre las bases cientificas de una teologia africana y como consecuencia la planificacion de actividades teologicas en Africa.
Tinson serves as an associate professor of Africana Studies and History at Hampshire College.
This article examines the effects of courses in Africana Studies (i.e., the culturally and historically grounded study of peoples of African descent for the purpose of higher level functioning and liberation) on student success and degree completion.
The time is 1982 until 1996 and the place is Africana club.
El conjunto de textos que conforman el libro cuya resena se presenta a continuacion parece seguir dos lineas fundamentales de indagacion relacionadas con el titulo de la obra: en primer lugar estan los textos que utilizan la historia de la Organizacion de la Unidad Africana (OUA)/Union Africana (UA) como una perspectiva para abordar problematicas africanas mas amplias (cuestion del Estado colonial/postcolonial, conflictos, integracion regional).
Among plants with enormous antiprostate cancer potential is Prunus africana (African cherry), which belongs to the plant family Rosaceae.

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