Paper $12.50 ISBN: 9780226449555 Published August 1983
E-book $7.00 to $12.50 About E-books ISBN: 9780226112251 Published January 1900

Black and White Styles in Conflict

Thomas Kochman

Black and White Styles in Conflict
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Thomas Kochman

184 pages | © 1981
Paper $12.50 ISBN: 9780226449555 Published August 1983
E-book $7.00 to $12.50 About E-books ISBN: 9780226112251 Published January 1900
"Goes a long way toward showing a lay audience the value, integrity, and aesthetic sensibility of black culture, and moreover the conflicts which arise when its values are treated as deviant version of majority ones."—Marjorie Harness Goodwin, American Ethnologist
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Black Culture
2. Classroom Modalities
3. Fighting Words
4. Boasting and Bragging
5. Male and Female Interaction: The First Phase
6. Truth and Consequences
7. Information as Property
8. The Force Field
9. Style
10. Epilogue
Appendix: Testing for Cultural Homogeneity
References
Index
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